On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Hooks, American comedienne and actress (SNL, Designing Women), born in Decatur, Georgia (d. 2014)
  • Kenji Kawai, Japanese film score composer, born in Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • William Orlamond, Danish actor (Flesh and the Devil, The Wind), dies at 89