What Happened on February 23, 1938

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Joe Louis KOs Nathan Mann in 3 for heavyweight boxing title

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Joe Louis

Famous Birthdays

  • Diane Varsi, San Mateo California, actress (Peyton Place)
  • Sylvia Chase, newscaster (ABC Weekend News, 20/20), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota