March 23 in History – What happened on 23 March in Past

✅ Published on March 23rd, 2021 in March in History

23 March - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on March 23, the day number in a year is 82 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 83. March 23 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

March 23 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1400The Tr?n Dynasty of Vietnam was deposed after 175 years ofrule by H? Quý Ly, a court official.
1630The French army captured the Pinnerolo Piedmount.
1775American Revolution: Patrick Henry made his 'Give me liberty, or give me death!' speech to the House of Burgesses of Virginia, urging military action against the British Empire.
1836Franklin Bell invented the coin printing press.
1848Scottish settlers on the John Wickliffe, captained by William Cargill, arrived at what is now Port Chalmers in the Otago Region of New Zealand.
1857Elisha Otis established the first elevator in New York at 488 Broadway, New York City).
1862American Civil War-Confederate General Stonewall Jackson Suffered his only defeat during the war in the First Battle of Kernstown In Frederick County, Virginia.
1879Fighting in the War of the Pacific between Chile and a Peruvian–Bolivian alliance opened with the Battle of Topáter.
1880John Stevens of Adult designed the dough rolling mill.
1888Led by William McGregor, ten football clubs met in London for the purpose of founding The Football League, the oldest league competition in world football.
1889Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, founded the Ahmadiyya Islamic Religious movement in British India.
1905About 1,500 Cretans, led by Eleftherios Venizelos,met at the village of Theriso to call for the island's unification with Greece, beginning the Theriso revolt.
1908American diplomat Durham Stevens, an employee of Japan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, was assassinated in San Francisco by twoKorean immigrants unhappy with his recent support of the increasing Japanese presence in Korea.
1910The great freedom fighter and eminent socialist leader Ram Manohar Lohia was born in Faizabad district of Uttar Pradesh.
1910The US Congress established the Sitka National Monument.
1919Benito Mussolini started the fascist movement in Milan, Italy.
1922D.C. of Washington First US Airplanes Land Clearance in US.
1931Bhagat Singh, one of the most influential revolutionaries of the Indian independence movement, and two others were executed by British authorities.
1931During the Indian independence movement, great revolutionary leaders Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev were hanged.
1934The US Congress recognized the independence of the Philippines in 1945.
1940Pakistan Movement-During its three-day general session, the Muslim League drafted the Lahore Resolution, calling for greater autonomy in British India.
1950The United Nations established the World Meteorological Department.
1950The 22nd Academy Awards ceremony was held.
1956Pakistan became the first Islamic Republic country in the world.
1959Nine coal miners were killed in an explosion in the town of Bramstone, Tennessee.
1965NASA for the first time sent two people from space to the Gemini 3 spacecraft.
1978The United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon was dispatched toconfirm Israeli withdrawal after its invasion nine days earlier.
1983The initial proposal to develop the Strategic DefenseInitiative, a ground-based and space-based system to protect the UnitedStates from attack by strategic nuclear ballistic missiles, wasreleased.
1986The first company of women was trained in the Central Reserve Police Force.
1989Two researchers announced the discovery of cold fusion, a claim which was later discredited.
1991The Sierra Leone Civil War began when the Revolutionary UnitedFront, with support from the special forces of Charles Taylor's NationalPatriotic Front of Liberia, invaded Sierra Leone in an attempt tooverthrow Joseph Saidu Momoh.
1995The US currency dollar equals 88.41 the currency of Japan, Yen which is a record.
1996Li Teng Hui was elected as President in the first direct presidential election in Taiwan.
1997“Mandy Patinkin in Court” has been closed at Lycern Theatre at New York City.
1998On 70th Academy Awards ceremony Oscar ceremony Billy Crystal hosts, Titanic wins eleven Oscar awards and was the best picture of the year and Jack Nicholas and Helen Hunt win lead acting awards.
2001Mir Space Station of Russia is crashed into the pacific during a controlled re-entry.
2005A fire and explosion at the third-largest oil refinery in the United States killed 15 workers and kicked off process safety programs throughout the world.
2005An explosion at a refinery in Texas City killed 15 workers.
2007Iranian military personnel seized 15 British Royal Navy personnel from HMS Cornwall, claiming that the British ships sailed into Iran territorial waters.
2010In Washington, D.C., the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu told a lobby that Jerusalem is not a settlement and Israel has full right to build there and settle there.
201075th Academy Awards Oscar Ceremony was held in which Steve Martin hosts from Chicago wins the Best Picture and Adrian Body and Nicole Kidman wins lead acting awards.
2011The Chinese currency, the Yuan has reached a record level against the dollar of US.
2012Pope Benedict XVI rightly said that Cuba needs to find some ways from communism and this will surely help them to find a peaceful way to make the transition.
2012Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar became the first cricketer to record 100 centuries in international cricket.
2013Omar al-Basin who is the President of Sudan for over last 25 years has announced that he will step down his presidency post in 2015.
2014French satellite images have confirmed Chinese detection of potential debris from the missing Malaysian Air Craft 370. It was disappeared on its sought that I was above ocean. It happened on March 8th.
2014The US and the European Union imposed sanctions on Russia.

Famous Birthdays of March 23 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1976Joel Peralta / Baseball Player / Dominican Republic
1976Keri Russell / Actress / United States of America
1929Roger Bannister / Academic / United Kingdom
1952Rex Tillerson / Business Man / United States of America
1944Tony McPhee / Writer / United Kingdom
1874J. C. Leyendecker / Painter / United States of America
1924John Madin / Architect / United Kingdom
1885Platt Adams / Politician / United States of America
1842Friedrich Amelung / Historian / Germany
1909Charles Werner / Cartoonist / United States of America
1887Sidney Hillman / Politician / United States of America
1985Maurice Jones-Drew / Footballer / United States of America
1976Ricardo Zonta / Racing Driver / Brazil
1987Alan Toovey / Footballer / Australia
1910Jerry Cornes / Educator / United Kingdom
1934Mark Rydell / Actor / United States of America
1907Daniel Bovet / Academic / Italy
1913Abidin Dino / Painter / France
1920Tetsuharu Kawakami / Baseball Player / Japan
1974Randall Park / Actor / United States of America
1952Kim Stanley Robinson / Author / United States of America
1826Ludwig Minkus / Violinist / Austria
1989Luis Fernando Silva / Footballer / Mexico
1986Patrick Bordeleau / Ice Hockey Player / Canada
1986Andrea Dovizioso / Motorcycle Racer / Italy
1976Chris Hoy / Cyclist / Scotland
1968Mike Atherton / Cricketer / United Kingdom
1884Joseph Boxhall / Sailor / United Kingdom
1950Phil Lanzon / Writer / United Kingdom
1938Jon Finlayson / Actor / Australia

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