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, professional wrestler
  • Avram Davidson, American sci-fi author (Hugo, Peregrine: Primus, Rork!), born in Yonkers, New York (d. 1993)
  • Dolph Briscoe, Governor of Texas
  • James Kirkup, travel writer/poet/novelist (African in Greenland)
  • Nathan "Dambuza" Mdledle, singer