August 23, 1923 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Capt. Lowell Smith and Lt. John P. Richter performed the first mid-air refueling on De Havilland DH-4B, setting an endurance flight record of 37 hours.

Birthdays in History

  • Edgar F. Codd, English computer scientist (d. 2003)