On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Akhmad Kadyrov, 1st President of Chechnya, born in Karaganda, Kazakh SSR, Soviet Union (d. 2004)
  • Jimi Jamison, American rock singer (Survivor - "High On You"), born in Durant, Mississippi (d. 2014)
  • Mark Hudson, American comedian (Bonkers, Hudson Brothers Show), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Queen Noor of Jordan [Lisa Najeeb Halaby], American born wife of King Hussein, born in Washington, D.C.
1951 Highlights

About August 23, 1951

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo