On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1954

Historical Events

  • Syrian army drives out president Adib el-Shishakli

Famous Birthdays

  • Viktor Yushchenko, Ukrainian politician (President of Ukraine, 2005-10; Prime Minister of Ukraine, 1999-2001), born in Khoruzhivka, Sumy Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union (now Ukraine)
1954 Highlights

About February 23, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces