On This Day
Discover events that happened On This Day including famous birthdays and notable deaths. Each day we highlight famous people, past and present, who have impacted our world. Browse sections by selecting the links below or click the calendar to view events on another day.
Events on This Day
Notorious outlaw Baby Face Nelson shoots and kills FBI Special Agent W. Carter Baum during a raid in northern Wisconsin.
Baseball great Hank Aaron of the Milwaukee Braves hits his first major-league home run.
Born on This Day
Anti-War Activist, Comedian, Director, Television Personality / 1954 -Michael Moore is a documentary filmmaker and satirist. His debut film was Roger & Me which became the highest-grossing American documentary of the time.
Born: April 23, 1954
Age: 59 years old
Birthplace: Flint, Michigan, United States
Occupation: Anti-War Activist, Comedian, ...
1961 | 52 years old
Television Actor, Comedian
1960 | 53 years old
Film Actress, Television Actress, ...
Born: April 23, 1936
Birthplace: Vernon, Texas, United States
Occupation: Songwriter, Guitarist, Singer
1928 | 85 years old
Film Actress, Diplomat
Died on This Day
Died: April 23, 1995
Age: 77 years old
Place: New York, New York , United States
Occupation: Talk Show Host, News Anchor
Radio Personality, News Anchor, Journalist / 1908 - 1965
American radio and television news broadcaster Edward R. Murrow gave eyewitness reports of WWII for CBS and helped develop journalism for mass media.
1965 | 57 years old
Radio Personality, News Anchor, ...
1993 | 66 years old
Died: April 23, 1616
Age: 52 years old
Place: Stratford-upon-Avon , United Kingdom
2007 | 76 years old
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profile name: William Shakespeare profile occupation: Poet
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profile name: Boris Yeltsin profile occupation: World Leader
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profile name: Baby Face Nelson profile occupation: Criminal
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profile name: Hank Aaron profile occupation: Baseball Player
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profile name: Whitney Houston profile occupation: Singer
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profile name: Judy Garland profile occupation: Pin-up
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profile name: Djimon Hounsou profile occupation: Film Actor
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profile name: Tim Duncan profile occupation: Basketball Player
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profile name: Peter Zumthor profile occupation: Educator
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profile name: Anouk Aimée profile occupation: Film Actress
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