On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1943

Historical Events

  • -24] 826 Allied bombers attack Dortmund

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thomas Mann begins writing his novel Dr Faustus

Novelist Thomas Mann
Thomas Mann

Famous Birthdays

  • Lars-Ake Nilsson, diplomat
  • Peter Kenilorea, PM Solomon Islands
1943 Highlights

About May 23, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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