What Happened on October 23, 1943

Historical Events

  • First Jewish transport out of Rome reaches extermination camp Birkenau

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Ann Hawkins, American pop singer (The Dixie Cups - "Chapel Of Love"; "Iko Iko"), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Billy Talbot, American singer-songwriter and bassist (Crazy Horse), born in New York City
Born in 1943

Famous Weddings

David Lloyd George

55th UK Prime Minister David Lloyd George (80) weds second wife Frances Stevenson

1943 Highlights

About October 23, 1943

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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