On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1918

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • First victory of Red Army over the Kaiser's German troops near Narva and Pskov. Since 1923 this date become the Day of Red Army in honour of this victory.

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard G. Butler, American fascist (d. 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • Adolf Friedrich VI, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, dies at 35