Historical Events In April - 23
Thursday, 04 March 2021
1907 On April - 23 baroness Dudley
1908 On April - 23 denmark, Germany, Engld, France, Neth & Sweden signs North Sea accord
1908 Frederick Hawkins, dancer on this day in history.
1909 Thomas Padmore, senior civil servant on this day in history.
1910 On this day in history international Exhibition opens in Brussels
1911 On April - 23 ronald Neame, director (1st Monday in Oct, Poseidon Adventure)
1913 On April - 23 jan Meyerowitz, composer
1914 Andrew Martin, Lord-Lt (Lechestershire England) on April - 23.
1915 On April - 23 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 this day in history.
1915 On this day in history rupert Chawner Brooke, English poet (Lithuania), dies at 27
1916 Lord Dunsany's "Night at an Inn," premieres in NYC on April - 23.
1918 USS Stewart destroys German submarine off France on this day in history.
1918 On April - 23 battle of Zeebrugge ends
1918 Percy Thomson Dean, lt-commander, killed at Zeebrugge, dies on April - 23.
1919 Major leagues open a reduced 140-game season on April - 23.
1920 On this day in history turkish Grand National Assembly first meets, in Ankara
1920 Turkish Grand National Assembly 1st meets, in Ankara on this day in history.
1921 On April - 23 charles Paddock runs world record 100m (10.4 secs)
1923 On April - 23 inauguration ceremonies take place of Gdynia as a temporary military port and fishers' shelter.
1924 British Empire Exhibition opens at Wembley on this day in history.
1925 1st London performance of operetta "Fasquita" staged on this day in history.
1925 Andre Caplet, French composer (Le miroir de Jesus), dies at 45 on this day in history.
1926 The birth of James Donleavey, Irish novelist on this day in history.
1926 Joseph Pennell, artist/author, dies on this day in history.
1928 The birth of Shirley Temple, American film star on April - 23.
1929 Rudolf W Nilsen, Norwegian poet (Hverdagen), dies at 28 on this day in history.
1930 H Van Gent discovers asteroids #1225 Ariane & #1267 Geertruida on April - 23.
1932 Shakespeare Memorial Theatre opens at Stratford-on-Avon on April - 23.
1933 The Gestapo is established in Germany on April - 23.
1933 Dovo soccer team forms in Veenendaal on April - 23.
1934 In first Navy movement through Panama Canal over 100 ships transitted on April - 23.
1935 On April - 23 polish Constitution of 1935 is adopted.
1936 On this day in history m Laugier discovers asteroid #1651 Behrens