What Happened on April 23, 1942

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st night Exeter bombed by German Luftwaffe
  • 4-day allied bombing on Rostock begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Sandra Dee, [Zuck], actress (Gidget, Imitation of Life), born in Bayonne, New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Marcelo Torcuato de Alvear, President of Argentina (1922-28), dies at 73