What Happened on February 23, 1943

Historical Events

  • German troops pull back through Kasserine-pass Tunisia

Event of Interest

Major General Omar Bradley arrives in Dakar & Marrakesh

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Mitchell, American golfer (US Masters runner-up 1972), born in Chatham, Virginia (d. 2018)
  • Fred Biletnikoff, American Pro Football HOF wide receiver (Super Bowl 1976 [MVP] Oakland Raiders; First-team All-Pro 1972; 4 × Pro Bowl; NFL receptions leader 1971), born in Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Jada Rowland, American actress (Penny-Hamptons, Amy-Secret Storm), born in NYC, New York
Born in 1943

About February 23, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Pisces