On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1944

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 4 tornadoes strike Appalachia, killing 153
  • Soviet offensive in central front sector

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thomas Mann becomes a US citizen

Novelist Thomas Mann
Thomas Mann

Famous Birthdays

  • Rosetta Hightower, American singer (Don't Hang Up), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, (d. 2014)