What Happened on January 23, 1954

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Equal longest undefeated streak in Toronto Maple Leaf history ends - 18 games, 16 wins, 2 ties
  • Harry van Thorn chosen chairman of Dutch KVP

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Ka-spel, English singer/songwriter (Legendary Pink Dots)
  • Franco De Vita, Venezuelan spanish singer (Extranjero), born in Caracas
  • Richard Finch, American composer, producer, engineer, and song arranger (KC and the Sunshine Band), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Rick Finch, rocker (KC & Sunshine Band-Give It)
  • Trevor Hohns, cricketer (Australian leg-spinner 1989)