Historical Events In April - 23
Thursday, 01 October 2020
1907 On April - 23 baroness Dudley
1908 Denmark, Germany, Engld, France, Neth & Sweden signs North Sea accord on this day in history.
1908 Frederick Hawkins, dancer on April - 23.
1909 Thomas Padmore, senior civil servant on April - 23.
1910 On this day in history international Exhibition opens in Brussels
1911 Ronald Neame, director (1st Monday in Oct, Poseidon Adventure) on this day in history.
1913 On this day in history jan Meyerowitz, composer
1914 On April - 23 andrew Martin, Lord-Lt (Lechestershire England)
1915 On this day in history aCA becomes National Advisory Council on Aeronautics (NACA)
1915 Lance-Cpl. Fredrick Fisher (Cdn. 13th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at St.Julien Belgium on April - 23.
1915 On this day in history rupert Chawner Brooke, English poet (Lithuania), dies at 27
1916 On this day in history lord Dunsany's "Night at an Inn," premieres in NYC
1918 On this day in history uSS Stewart destroys German submarine off France
1918 Battle of Zeebrugge ends on this day in history.
1918 Percy Thomson Dean, lt-commander, killed at Zeebrugge, dies on this day in history.
1919 On this day in history major leagues open a reduced 140-game season
1920 On April - 23 turkish Grand National Assembly first meets, in Ankara
1920 On April - 23 turkish Grand National Assembly 1st meets, in Ankara
1921 On this day in history charles Paddock runs world record 100m (10.4 secs)
1923 Inauguration ceremonies take place of Gdynia as a temporary military port and fishers' shelter on April - 23.
1924 On April - 23 british Empire Exhibition opens at Wembley
1925 1st London performance of operetta "Fasquita" staged on this day in history.
1925 On April - 23 andre Caplet, French composer (Le miroir de Jesus), dies at 45
1926 The birth of James Donleavey, Irish novelist on April - 23.
1926 On April - 23 joseph Pennell, artist/author, dies
1928 On April - 23 the birth of Shirley Temple, American film star
1929 On April - 23 rudolf W Nilsen, Norwegian poet (Hverdagen), dies at 28
1930 H Van Gent discovers asteroids #1225 Ariane & #1267 Geertruida on this day in history.
1932 Shakespeare Memorial Theatre opens at Stratford-on-Avon on this day in history.
1933 On April - 23 the Gestapo is established in Germany
1933 Dovo soccer team forms in Veenendaal on April - 23.
1934 On this day in history in first Navy movement through Panama Canal over 100 ships transitted
1935 On April - 23 polish Constitution of 1935 is adopted.
1936 M Laugier discovers asteroid #1651 Behrens on April - 23.