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 This day in History - March 23
450 Historic Events for March 23
1906

George Posford, composer

Birth
1907

Douglas Patrick Thomas Jay, politician

Birth
1907

Daniel Bovet, Switzerland, pharmacologist (Nobel 1957)

Birth
1907

Constantine P Pobedonostsev, Russian reactionary senator, dies at 79

Death
1908

Dominique de Menil, arts patron/human rights advocate

Birth
1908

Joan Crawford, [Lucille Le Sueur], Texas, actress (Mildred Pierce)

Birth
1910

Lale [Liselotte H] Anderson, German singer/actress (Der Pott)

Birth
1910

Akira Kurosawa, Tokyo Japan, director (7 Samurai, Living)

Birth
1910

1st race at Los Angeles Motordrome (1st US auto speedway)

Event
1911

Richard Chapman, golfer (1940 US amateur, 1951 British amateur)

Birth
1911

Edward Warner, diplomat

Birth
1911

Denis Wright, diplomat

Birth
1911

Charles Joseph A Russhon, USAF lt col/liaison (James Bond films)

Birth
1911

Augustus John "Gus" Risman, rugby league player

Birth
1912

John Payne, Roanoke Va, actor (Dodsworth, Razor's Edge)

Birth
1912

Dixie Cup invented

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1912

Alfred Schwarzmann, Germany, gymnist (Olympic-2 golds-1936)

Birth
1912

Werner von Braun, Wirsitz Germany, rocket expert (I Aim at the Stars)

Birth
1914

Teunis Stoel, actor, dies at 62

Death
1914

Robert Gross, composer

Birth
1915

Zion Mule Corp forms

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1915

Francis Berry, poet/Shakespearean scholar

Birth
1917

H C Allen, American historian

Birth
1917

Kenneth Tobey, actor (The Thing, Strange Invaders) [or Feb 23]

Birth
1917

Tornadoes kills 211 over 4 days in Midwest US

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