Sunday June 17, 1951
US date format: 6/17/1951, UK date format: 17/6/1951
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 17, 1951). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Joe Piscopo and Starhawk .
En la palma de tu mano, directed by Roberto Gavaldón, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951
while A Woman Called Fancy by Frank Yerby was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching All Around the Town.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 17, 1951?
- St. Albert Chmielowski.
- National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
- Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.
- Flahooley closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 40 performances
- Carl Vogler: Composer, dies at 77.
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Days to next June 17If June 17, 1951 is your birthday you're 69 years, 3 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 26 days.
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