23 May is the 143rd day of the year (144th in leap years). There are 222 days remaining until the end of the year.
Behind the scenes
- 1945: Andrew Burt, a British actor who provided voices to the video game adaptation of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, is born.
- 1967: Phil Selway, the musician who plays Orsino Thruston the drummer for the Weird Sisters, is born.