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 This day in History - April 23
434 Historic Events for April 23
1941

Ed Stewart, British DJ

Birth
1942

Luftwaffe bombs Exeter

Event
1942

Sandra Dee, [Zuck], Bayonne NJ, actress (Gidget, Imitation of Life)

Birth
1942

4-day allied bombing on Rostock begins

Event
1942

Marcelo Torcuato de Alvear, pres of Argentina (1922-28), dies at 73

Death
1943

British and US offensive directed at Tunis/Bizerta

Event
1943

Tony Esposito, Ontario, NHL goalie (Chicago Blackhawks)

Birth
1943

Fr‚deric baron d'Erlanger, French composer/banker, dies at 74

Death
1943

Herve Villechaize, France, "Da Plane! Da Plane!" (Fantasy Island)

Birth
1943

[Gerardus] Bob van Toll, actor/interpreter/director (Pastorale 1943)

Birth
1943

Hugh Davies, composer

Birth
1943

Carmen von Thyssen, Barcelona Spain, Baroness

Birth
1944

Niklaus Schilling, Basel Germany, director (Dormire, Atem, Rheingold)

Birth
1945

US troops in Italy cross river Po

Event
1945

Concentration camp Flossenburg liberated

Event
1945

Albrecht Haushofer, writer, dies at 42

Death
1946

Jesus Castillo, composer, dies at 68

Death
1946

Bkln Dodger Ed Head no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0

Event
1947

Saskia, [Trudy van den Berg], singer (S and Serge, Spinning Wheel)

Birth
1947

Bernadette Devlin McAliskey, Ireland, political activist [or 1940]

Birth
1948

KSTP TV channel 5 in St Paul-Minneapolis, MN (ABC) 1st broadcast

Event
1948

Tessa Wyatt, actress (Beast in the Cellar, Wedding Night)

Birth
1948

Richard Day, engineer/development expert

Birth
1949

Walter Sweeney, MP

Birth
1949

Joyce DeWitt, Wheeling WV, actress (Janet Wood-Three's Company)

Birth