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 This day in History - February 23
430 Historic Events for February 23
1937

Claude Buckenham, cricketer (21 wkts in 4 Tests for Eng 1909-10), dies

Death
1937

David Ward, president (Law Society)

Birth
1937

Lord Tugendhat

Birth
1937

Tom Osborne, college football coach

Birth
1938

Sylvia Chase, St Paul Minn, newscaster (ABC Weekend News, 20/20)

Birth
1938

Diane Varsi, San Mateo Calif, actress (Peyton Place)

Birth
1938

Joe Louis KOs Nathan Mann in 3 for heavyweight boxing title

Event
1939

Majel Barrett, Columbus Ohio, actress (Christine Chapel-Star Trek)

Birth
1939

Josef Feistmantl, Austria, lugeist (Olympic-gold-1964)

Birth
1939

Edmund Boyd Fisher, publisher

Birth
1939

Lou Thesz beats E Marshall in St Louis, to become wrestling champ

Event
1940

Russian troops conquer Lasi Island

Event
1940

Peter Fonda, actor (Easy Rider, Lilith, Wild Angels, Trip)

Birth
1940

Jermyn P Brooks, CEO (Price Waterhouse Europe)

Birth
1940

Walt Disney's animated movie "Pinocchio," released

Event
1941

Robin Bynoe, cricketer (WI opening batsman in 4 Tests 1959-67)

Birth
1941

Frank Gerstenberg, Edinburgh, principal (George Watson's College)

Birth
1941

William Hjā€¯rtsberg, NYC, writer (Gray Matters, Fallen Angel)

Birth
1942

Colin Sanders, founder (Solid State Logic)

Birth
1942

Beau Boulter, (Rep-R-TX, 1985- )

Birth
1942

John Lewis, Head Master (Eton College)

Birth
1942

Stefan Zweig, Austrian writer (Die Welt von Gestern), dies at 60

Death
1942

Japanese sub fires on oil refinery in Ellwood, Calif

Event
1943

Bobby Wayne Mitchell, Chatham VA, PGA golfer (1971 Cleveland Open)

Birth
1943

Fred Biletnikoff, NFL wide receiver

Birth