On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1943

Historical Events

  • Dutch artsens protest against nazis

Event of interestEvent of Interest

RAF discovers Wernher von Braun's V1/V2-base in Peenemunde

Rocket Scientist Wernher von Braun
Rocket Scientist
Wernher von Braun

Famous Birthdays

  • James Levine, American conductor, (director of the Metropolitan Opera), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Vinton (Vint) Cerf, American Internet pioneer, Turing Award laureate
1943 Highlights

About June 23, 1943

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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