What Happened on April 23, 1960

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st performance of Ferde Grofe's "San Francisco Suite"

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Martin Mudd, PGA golfer (1988 Federal Express), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Steve Clark, Hillsborough England, rock guitarist (Def Leppard)
  • Valerie Bertinelli, American actress (Barbara Cooper Royer-1 Day at a Time, Hot in Cleveland), born in Wilmington, Delaware

Famous Deaths

  • Cornelis Jan Bakkerr, Dutch/US nuclear physicist, dies
  • Toyohiko Kagawa, Japanese Christian-social reformer/writer, dies at 71