What Happened on February 23, 1934

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Casey Stengel becomes manager of Brooklyn Dodgers
  • Coronation of King Leopold III of Belgium

Famous Birthdays

  • Linda Cristal, Argentinian actress (High Chapparal), born in Buenos Aires

Famous Deaths

  • Augusto Sandino, Nicaraguan patriot, assassinated by National Guard
  • Edward William Elgar, English composer (Coronation Ode), dies at 76