On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1961

Historical Events

  • "Tenderloin" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 216 performances
  • Algiers putsch by French generals.

Famous Birthdays

  • George Lopez, Mexican-American actor and comedian, born in Mission Hills, Los Angeles
  • Terry Gordy, American professional wrestler, born in Chattanooga, Tennessee (d. 2001)
1961 Highlights

About April 23, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus