May 23, 1951 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Peter Ustinov's "Love of Four Colonels" premieres in London
  • Seventeen Point Agreement for the Peaceful Liberation of Tibet signed in Beijing, formally establishes Chinese sovereignty over Tibet

Birthdays in History

  • Anatoli Karpov, USSR, world chess champion (1975-85)
  • Antonis Samaras, Greek politician