On This Day

August 23, 1930 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 1st British Empire Games close in Hamilton, Canada

Birthdays in History

  • Andy Ireland, American politician (U.S. House of Representatives from Florida), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • John Fairclough, British scientific adviser and computer designer, born in Yorkshire (d. 2003)
  • Michel Rocard, French politician, Prime Minister of France (1988-91), born in Courbevoie, Paris (d. 2016)