Historical Events In April - 23
Thursday, 02 July 2020
1907 Baroness Dudley on this day in history.
1908 On April - 23 denmark, Germany, Engld, France, Neth & Sweden signs North Sea accord
1908 Frederick Hawkins, dancer on April - 23.
1909 On this day in history thomas Padmore, senior civil servant
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 Jan Meyerowitz, composer on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history andrew Martin, Lord-Lt (Lechestershire England)
1915 ACA becomes National Advisory Council on Aeronautics (NACA) on this day in history.
1915 On April - 23 lance-Cpl. Fredrick Fisher (Cdn. 13th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at St.Julien Belgium
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 USS Stewart destroys German submarine off France on this day in history.
1918 On April - 23 battle of Zeebrugge ends
1918 On April - 23 percy Thomson Dean, lt-commander, killed at Zeebrugge, dies
1919 Major leagues open a reduced 140-game season on this day in history.
1920 On this day in history turkish Grand National Assembly first meets, in Ankara
1920 On April - 23 turkish Grand National Assembly 1st meets, in Ankara
1921 Charles Paddock runs world record 100m (10.4 secs) on this day in history.
1923 Inauguration ceremonies take place of Gdynia as a temporary military port and fishers' shelter on this day in history.
1924 On April - 23 british Empire Exhibition opens at Wembley
1925 On April - 23 1st London performance of operetta "Fasquita" staged
1925 On April - 23 andre Caplet, French composer (Le miroir de Jesus), dies at 45
1926 The birth of James Donleavey, Irish novelist on this day in history.
1926 On April - 23 joseph Pennell, artist/author, dies
1928 On April - 23 the birth of Shirley Temple, American film star
1929 Rudolf W Nilsen, Norwegian poet (Hverdagen), dies at 28 on April - 23.
1930 H Van Gent discovers asteroids #1225 Ariane & #1267 Geertruida on April - 23.
1932 On this day in history shakespeare Memorial Theatre opens at Stratford-on-Avon
1933 The Gestapo is established in Germany on April - 23.
1933 On April - 23 dovo soccer team forms in Veenendaal
1934 On this day in history in first Navy movement through Panama Canal over 100 ships transitted
1935 Polish Constitution of 1935 is adopted on this day in history.
1936 On this day in history m Laugier discovers asteroid #1651 Behrens