On This Day

April 23, 1941 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Greek Army surrenders to Germany; British RAF evacuates the Greek King George II to Egypt

Birthdays in History

  • Hal Daub, American lawyer and politician, U.S. House of Representatives from Nebraska, born in Fort Bragg, North Carolina
  • Paavo Lipponen, Prime Minister of Finland (1995-2003), born in Turtola, Finland
  • Ray Tomlinson, American computer programmer (invented email and the @ sign), born in Amsterdam, New York (d. 2016)