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Sunday February 23, 2020

February 23: Day of the Week

February 23, 2020 is the 54th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 312 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Sunday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is dimanche.

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Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

February 2020
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Zodiac & Birthstone

Pisces is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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February 23 Historical Event(s)

  • 1836
    The Battle of the Alamo begins in San Antonio, Texas.
  • 1854
    The official independence of the Orange Free State is declared.
  • 1887
    The French Riviera is hit by a large earthquake, killing around 2,000.
  • 1896
    The Tootsie Roll is invented.
  • 1934
    Leopold III becomes King of Belgium.
  • 1945
    World War II: Capitulation of German garrison in Poznań. The city is liberated by Soviet and Polish forces.
  • 1958
    Cuban rebels kidnap 5-time world driving champion Juan Manuel Fangio.
  • 1987
    Supernova 1987a is seen in the Large Magellanic Cloud.
  • 1991
    Gulf War: Ground troops cross the Saudi Arabian border and enter Iraq, thus beginning the ground phase of the war.
  • 2010
    Unknown criminals pour more than 2.5 million liters of diesel oil and other hydrocarbons into the river Lambro, in Northern Italy, causing an environmental disaster.

Who were born on February 23?

  • 1852
    Emperor Duc Duc (pronounced “dzup-duc”), the fifth emperor of the Vietnamese Nguyễn Dynasty (d. 1883)
  • 1923
    Rafael Addiego Bruno, Uruguayan politician
  • 1944
    John Sandford, American novelist
  • 1951
    Patricia Richardson, American actress
  • 1957
    Ria Brieffies, Dutch singer (d. 2009)
  • 1959
    Clayton Anderson, American astronaut
  • 1967
    Tamsin Greig, English actress
  • 1973
    Jack Case, American artist
  • 1978
    Dan Snyder, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2003)
  • 1986
    Emerson da Conceição, Brazilian footballer

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