On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1961

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Supreme Court rules cities & states have right to censor films
  • Venezuela adopts constitution

Famous Birthdays

  • Mas Selamat bin Kastari, Singapore's most-wanted terror fugitive, born in Kendal Regency, Indonesia
  • Trey Junkin, American football tight end (Arizona Cardinals), born in Conway, Arkansas