Historical Events In September - 23
Thursday, 28 September 2023
1922 Philip Owen Arnould Sherrard, scholar theologian poet/translator on this day in history.
1923 On this day in history 80,000 demonstrate in Amsterdam against Fleet law
1925 On September - 23 george Kaufman's "Butter & Egg Man," premieres in NYC
1925 Barry Linehan, actor (Bullseye, Dark Places, Witchcraft) on this day in history.
1926 On September - 23 gene Tunney defeats Jack Dempsey for world heavyweight boxing title
1926 On September - 23 gene Tunney beats Jack Dempsey in 10 for heavyweight boxing title
1926 John Coltrane, jazz saxophonist (Round Midnight) on September - 23.
1928 On September - 23 robert Helps, composer
1929 On September - 23 wally Whyton, musician/broadcaster
1929 On September - 23 richard A Zsigmondy, Austria chemist (Nobel 1925), dies at 64
1930 On September - 23 the birth of Ray Charles, American singer
1930 On this day in history jonkvrouw Catharina AM de Savornin Lohman, author, dies at 62
1932 Kingdom of Hejaz andNejd renamed Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on September - 23.
1932 Kingdom of Hejaz & Nejd merge into Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on September - 23.
1933 On September - 23 yanks commit 7 errors in 1 game but beat Boston 16-12
1936 On this day in history giants Carl Hubbell notches his 16th en route to 24 consecutive wins
1937 Yankees lose 9-5 but clinch pennant when Red Sox beat Detroit on this day in history.
1937 On September - 23 caro Roma, composer, dies at 68
1938 Time capsule, to be opened in 6939, buried at World's Fair in NYC (capsule contained a woman's hat, man's pipe and 1,100' of microfilm) on this day in history.
1938 British premier Neville Chamberlain flies to Munich on September - 23.
1939 On this day in history cookie Lavagetto goes 6 for 6-Dodgers get 27 hits & beat Phillies 22-4
1939 On this day in history sigmund Freud, created psychoanalysis, dies at 83
1940 On this day in history japanese troops enter IndoChina
1940 On this day in history -27] French/British assault on French fleet in Dakar, flees
1941 First gassing experiments are made at Auschwitz on September - 23.
1941 On this day in history general de Gaulle forms govt in exile in London
1942 On this day in history hMAS VOYAGER (RAN),lost in the East Indies, south coast of Timor ran aground, possibly bombed by Japanese aircraft (sources vary) and destroyed by own forces.
1942 On September - 23 auschwitz begins experimental gassing executions
1944 On September - 23 colijn, Neth PM, buried
1947 Nikola Petkov, leader of Bulgaria Boer party, hanged on September - 23.
1948 Braves clinch NL pennant on September - 23.
1949 Truman announces evidence of USSR's first nuclear device detonation on this day in history.
1949 Indian owner Bill Veeck holds funeral services to bury 1948 pennant on this day in history.
1950 Patty Berg wins LPGA Sunset Hills Golf Open on September - 23.