May 23, 1934 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • The Auto-Lite Strike culminates in the "Battle of Toledo", a five-day melĂ©e between 1,300 troops of the Ohio National Guard and 6,000 picketers.

Birthdays in History

  • Malcolm Gill, deputy head (Bank for Intl Settlements)
  • Robert A Moog, inventor (Moog Synthesizer)

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Bonnie Parker, American outlaw (Bonnie & Clyde), killed in police ambush at 23

American Outlaw Bonnie Parker
American Outlaw
Bonnie Parker

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Clyde Barrow, outlaw (Bonnie & Clyde), killed in police ambush

Bank Robber Clyde Barrow
Bank Robber
Clyde Barrow