On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1943

Historical Events

  • Dutch artsens protest against Nazis

Historic Event

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

Famous Birthdays

  • James Levine, American conductor (Metropolitan Opera, 1976-2017), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 2021)
  • Vinton (Vint) Cerf, American Internet pioneer, Turing Award laureate
1943 Highlights

About June 23, 1943

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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