What Happened on April 23, 1923

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Inauguration ceremonies take place of Gdynia as a temporary military port and fishers' shelter.

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonino Rocca, Italian-Argentine professional wrestler, born in Treviso, Veneto, Italy (d. 1977)
  • Avram Davidson, American sci-fi author (Hugo, Peregrine: Primus, Rork!), born in Yonkers, New York (d. 1993)
  • Dolph Briscoe, American businessman and 41st Governor of Texas (1973-79), born in Uvalde, Texas (d. 2010)
  • James Kirkup, English travel writer, poet and novelist (African in Greenland), born in England (d. 2009)
  • Nathan "Dambuza" Mdledle, singer