February 1, 1951 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • -50°F (-46°C), Gavilan, New Mexico (state record)
  • 1st telecast of an atomic explosion
  • 1st X-ray moving picture process demonstrated
  • Alfred Krupp & 28 other German war criminals freed
  • UN condemns People's Republic of China as aggressor in Korea
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Birthdays in History

  • Andrew Smith, British politician, born in Wokingham, United Kingdom