What Happened on February 23, 1930

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerry Davis, British screenwriter (Dr Who), (d. 1991)
  • Harry Boldt, German Fed Rep, equestrian dressage (Olympic-gold-1976)
  • Imre Gyongyossy, filmmaker
  • Jef Geeraerts, Flemish writer (Black Venus)
  • Johnny Seven, actor (Ironside, Amy Prentiss), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Horst Wessel, German nazi lyricist (Fahne Hoch), dies at 22
  • Mabel Normand, actress/director (Extra Girl), dies at 35