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 This day in History - November 23
395 Historic Events for November 23
1916

Leonard Moon, cricketer (WW I 4 Tests for England 1905-06), dies

Death
1917

Michael Gough, Malaya, actor (Search for the Nile)

Birth
1917

Hugh Joseph Charles James L'Etang, medical writer

Birth
1917

George O'Hanlon, Bkln NY, actor (Calvin-Life of Riley, George Jetson)

Birth
1919

Claudio Santoro, composer

Birth
1919

Peter Strawson, English philosopher

Birth
1920

Mohammed ibn Addoellah, Somalian resistances leader "Mad Molla", dies

Death
1920

Paul Celan, [Antschell], German/Romanian poet (Collected Prose)

Birth
1920

Herman Nieland, Dutch organist/pianist/composer (Te Deum Laudamus)

Birth
1920

Chalmers P Wylie, (Rep-R-OH, 1967- )

Birth
1921

Hein J Roethof, lawyer/Dutch MP (PvdA)

Birth
1921

Pres Harding signs Willis Campell Act (anti-beer bill) forbidding doctors prescribing beer or liquor for medicinal purposes

Event
1923

Nadia Gray, actress (Naked Runner, Maniac, Candide)

Birth
1923

Guy Molinari, (Rep-R-NY, 1981- )

Birth
1923

German army commander Gen Von Seeckt bans NSDAP and KPD

Event
1923

Germany's Stresemann govt falls to SPD

Event
1923

Angelo John Novarese, record company founder

Birth
1924

Colin Turnbull, anthropologist

Birth
1924

Paul Richards, CA, actor (Kiss Daddy Goodnight)

Birth
1926

Christopher Logue, British poet/stage writer (Trials)

Birth
1926

Frederic Ayers, composer, dies at 50

Death
1926

No‰l Coward's "This Was a Man," premieres in NYC

Event
1926

Don Gordon, LA Calif, actor (Prentiss-Lucan)

Birth
1927

S Przybyszewski, writer, dies

Death
1928

Jerry Bock, New Haven CT, Broadway composer (Fiddler on the Roof)

Birth