What Happened on February 23, 1965

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Constance Baker Motley elected Manhattan Borough president

Famous Birthdays

  • Helena Sukova, tennis star (1985 US Open's Double), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • Kristin Davis, actress (Melrose Place)
  • Michael Dell, American computer manufacturer
  • Sylvie Guillem, France, ballerina (Royal Ballet)

Famous Deaths

  • Stan Laurel, comedian (Laurel & Hardy), dies of heart attack at 74