What Happened on April 23, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Carl Hubbell's 1st start of season is his 17th straight win

Famous Birthdays

  • Elias, [Etienne Michiels], Flemish painter
  • Estelle Harris, actress (Estelle Castanza-Seinfeld)
  • John D'Arcy, cricketer (NZ Test batsman on 1958 England tour)
  • Joseph Willaert, Flemish painter
  • Roy Orbison, rock musician (Pretty Woman), born in Vernon, Texas (d. 1988)

Famous Deaths

  • Teresa de la Parra, Venezuelan writer (b. 1889)