On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1961

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Fastow, US convicted criminal and businessman (former CFO of Enron), born in Washington, D.C., United States
  • Yuri Ivanovich Malinchenko, Russian cosmonaut (1st person to marry in space), born in Khrushchev, Ukrainian SSR, USSR