What Happened on August 23, 1949

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Blake, actor (Alexa)
  • Geoff Capes, shot putter
  • John Bauldie, music journalist/dylanologist
  • Katiana Balanika, Greek actress and singer
  • Norah Ellen O'Neill, airline pilot (Flying Tigers)
  • Pieter J Biesheuvel, lawyer/Dutch MP (CDA)
  • Rick Springfield, Australia, (General Hospital, Jessie's Girl)
  • Shelley Long, actress (Diane-Cheers, Money Pit), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • Woody Paul, [Paul Chrisman], singer (Riders in the Sky), born in Nashville, Tennessee