On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 1951

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Akhmad Kadyrov, 1st President of Chechnya, born in Karaganda, Kazakh SSR, Soviet Union (d. 2004)
  • Jimi Jamison, American rocker (Survivor), 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.