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 This day in History - November 23
395 Historic Events for November 23
1937

Clifford Odets' "Golden Boy," premieres in NYC

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1938

Herbert Achternbusch, Munich Germany, actor (Hedes, Mix Wix, Wohin)

Birth
1938

Oscar Robertson, NBA guard (Cin, Milwaukee, Olympic-gold-1960)

Birth
1938

August TC Kiehl, actor (Hope of Blessing), dies at 84

Death
1939

Betty Everett, US singer (Getting Mighty Crowded)

Birth
1939

Nazi Gov of Poland Hans Frank requires Jews to wear a blue star

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1939

Susan Anspach, NYC, actress (Grace-Yellow Rose, Blume in Love)

Birth
1940

G”sta Pettersson, Sweden, cyclist (Olympic-silver-1968)

Birth
1940

Catherina van Rennes, composer, dies at 82

Death
1940

SD arrested resistance fighter Bernard Iron wire

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1940

Romania signs Driemogendheden pact

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1940

1st edition of illegal "The Truth" publishes

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1940

Luis Tiant, Cuba, baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox, NY Yankees)

Birth
1941

German troops conquer Klin, at NW of Moscow

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1941

Alan Mullery, English soccer player

Birth
1942

Coast Guard Woman's Auxiliary (SPARS) authorized

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1942

Steward Poon Lim begins floating in a raft 133 days

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1942

3rd and 5th Romanian army corp surrenders

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1942

Col-gen Von Paul asks Hitler to surrender

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1942

Russian 21st Army recaptures Kalatsj at Don

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1942

Poon Lim set adrift for 133 days after his boat is torpedoed

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1942

Japans bombing of Port Darwin, Australia

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1942

German 4th and 6th Army surrounded at Stalingrad

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1943

Ernest Jones, cricketer ("Jonah" Gave WG's beard a close shave), dies

Death
1943

1st printing of illegal "Warheid"

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