On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1951

Historical Events

  • Harlem Globetrotters play in Olympic Stadium, Berlin before 75,052

Famous Birthdays

  • Chandra Prakash Mainali, Nepalese politician, born in Chokpur, Taplejung District, Nepal
  • Gordon Liu [Chia-Hui Liu or Jin-Hsi Shin], Chinese actor (Kill Bill, The 36th Chamber of Shaolin), born in Guangdong, China
  • Teresa Davis, American soul singer (The Emotions), born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • J. P. Bickell, Canadian businessman and sports team owner (Toronto Maple Leafs), dies at 66
1951 Highlights

About August 22, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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