On This Day

May 23, 1943 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • -24] 826 Allied bombers attack Dortmund

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thomas Mann begins writing his novel Dr Faustus

Novelist Thomas Mann
Thomas Mann

Birthdays in History

  • Lars-Ake Nilsson, diplomat
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