On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1961

Historical Events

  • Amsterdam National Ballet forms

Famous Birthdays

  • David Chastain, American heavy metal guitarist (Chastain-Rule of Wasteland), born in Atlanta, Georgia
1961 Highlights

About August 31, 1961

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo