On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 1951

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestChrissie Hynde

Chrissie Hynde, American rocker (The Pretenders), born in Akron, Ohio

Singer-songwriter and Musician Chrissie Hynde
Singer-songwriter and Musician
Chrissie Hynde
  • Mark Isham, American musician and film composer (The Hitcher), born in NYC, New York
  • Mark McCumber, American golfer (10 PGA Tour titles; Tour C'ship 1994), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Morris Albert [Maurício Alberto Kaisermann], Brazilian singer (Feelings), born in São Paulo, Brazil

Famous Deaths

  • John French Sloan, American painter and etcher, dies at 80
  • María Montez [Vidal], Dominican actress known as The Queen of Technicolor (Cobra Woman, Arabian Nights), dies of heart seizure at 39