What Happened on November 23, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Gypsy Lady" closes at Century Theater NYC after 79 performances
  • 34th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Winn Blue Bombers, 28-6
  • French Navy fire in Haiphong Vietnam, kills 6,000
  • The Workers Party of South Korea is founded.

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby L Rush, (Rep-D-Illinois)
  • Diana Quick, actress (Brideshead, Big Sleep, Odd Job), born in London, England
  • Giorgos Koudas, Greek footballer
  • Hans Hoekman, Dutch radio play actor

Famous Deaths

  • Fawzi Husseini, Arabic High Director for Palestine, murdered