On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1951

Historical Events

  • Prof Youngblood demonstrates artificial heart in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Stuart Tosh, Scottish drummer, and singer (The Alan Parsons Project; 10cc), born in Aberdeen, Scotland
  • Tony Sales, American rock bassist (Todd Rundgren; Iggy Pop; Tin Machine), born in Cleveland, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Cloos, German geologist and pioneer in the study of granite tectonics (the deformation of crystalline rocks), dies at 65
1951 Highlights

About September 26, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra