What Happened on November 23, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 3rd & 5th Romanian army corp surrenders
  • Coast Guard Woman's Auxiliary (SPARS) authorized

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Col-gen Von Paul asks Hitler to surrender

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • German 4th & 6th Army surrounded at Stalingrad
  • Japans bombing of Port Darwin, Australia
  • Poon Lim set adrift for 133 days after his boat is torpedoed
  • Russian 21st Army recaptures Kalatsj at Don
  • Steward Poon Lim begins floating in a raft 133 days

Famous Birthdays

  • Susan Anspach, actress (Grace-Yellow Rose, Blume in Love), born in NYC, New York