On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 2014

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

"Pauline" a chamber opera by Margaret Atwood and Tobin Stokes premieres at the York Theatre in Vancouver

  • Russia and China veto the U.N. Security Council resolution to establish an International Criminal Court for war crimes in Syria

Famous Deaths

  • Mona Freeman, American actress, dies at 87
2014 Highlights

About May 23, 2014

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini