On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Norman "Rusty" Young, American rock musician, singer and songwriter (Poco- In the Heart of the Night, Crazy Love), born in Long Beach, California

Famous Deaths

  • Tomoyuki Yamashita [Yamashita Tomobumi], Imperial Japanese general dubbed "Tiger of Malaya," executed for war crimes by hanging at 60