On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1946

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • In South Africa, a group of white men attack and assault Indian Passive Resisters

Famous Birthdays

  • Russ Thacker, producer (Golden Seal), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Ted Shackelford, American actor (Gary-Dallas, Knots Landing), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Famous Deaths

  • William S. Hart, American silent film actor (Wild Bill Hickok, Tumbleweeds), dies at 75