What Happened on April 23, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Tenderloin" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 216 performances
  • Algiers putsch by French generals.
  • Mary Lena Faulk wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open

Famous Birthdays

  • George Lopez, American actor and comedian
  • Terry Gordy, American professional wrestler (d. 2001)