On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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)

Famous Deaths

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