What Happened on August 23, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Red army recaptures Charkow

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Diamond, actor (Duncan Gillis-Dobie Gillis), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dale Campbell-Savours, MP (Lab)
  • Nelson DeMille, American novelist
  • Peter Lilley, MP/sect of state for British social security

Famous Deaths

  • Johann P Zilcher, German composer, dies at 88