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2023 will be no less generous than the previous year for significant events. In order to always be aware of what is happening and not miss the events dedicated to anniversaries, you should familiarize yourself with the list of anniversaries in advance.

Anniversaries and anniversaries

The 2023 calendar is literally full of various historical and anniversaries, as well as anniversaries of events and incidents.


3 - 135 years ago, in 1888, in the USA, Marvin Stone received a patent for his invention - a straw for cocktails.

10 - 140 years since the birth of Alexei Nikolaevich Tolstoy (1883-1945), writer and publicist.

15 - 95th anniversary of the scientist, academician Alexei Fedorovich Utkin (1928-2014).

16 - World Beatles Day.


2 - 80 years since the victory of the USSR Armed Forces over the army of Nazi Germany in 1943 in the Battle of Stalingrad.

4 - 90 years since the birth of the actor and director of the USSR and Igor Kvasha (1933-2012).


13 - 110 years of the Soviet writer and poet, author of the words of the hymns of the Russian Federation and the USSR Sergei Vladimirovich Mikhalkov (1913-2009). About the anniversaries of other writers in 2023, you canread here.

27 - American director Quentin Tarantino will celebrate his 60th birthday. Fans consider the films Pulp Fiction, From Dusk Till Dawn, Kill Bill, The Hateful Eight and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood to be the most popular and famous works.


1 - 150 years ago, in 1873, the Russian composer and pianist Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninov (1873-1943) was born in the Novgorod province. Also on this day, the American actor and director Barry Sonnenfeld will celebrate his 70th birthday. His most famous works include "The Addams Family", "Throw Mama off the Train" and "Men in Black".

3 - Animation artist Svetozar Kuzmich Rusakov (1923-2006) was born 100 years ago. From 1969 to 1986 he worked on the animated film "Well, you wait!" (16 episodes).

4 - 180th anniversary of the musician, conductor of the Austro-Hungarian opera Hans Richter (1843-1916).

6 - 135 years old - German artist and director Hans Richter (1888-1976) was born. Also on April 6, the Soviet film and theater artist Lyudmila Aleksandrovna Shagalova (1923-2012) was born. The actress is familiar to the Russian audience from the films "Young Guard", "The Balzaminov's Marriage", "Pippi Longstocking" and "Where is Nofelet?".

9 - French actor Jean-Paul Belmondo was born in 1933 and gained wide popularity after the release of such films as "Breathless" and "Professional".

12 - the talented Spanish opera singer Montserrat Caballe (1933-2018) could celebrate her 90th birthday.

On this day, the celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Russian classic and playwright Alexander Nikolaevich Ostrovsky (1823-1886) will be held at the state level. The corresponding decree was signed by President Vladimir Putin on November 13, 2020.

13 - 140 years of the conductor, composer and director Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov (1883-1946). Known as the author of the music of the anthem of the USSR and the Russian Federation.

14 - 100 years ago, the actress of Soviet cinema, artist Lidia Vladimirovna Vertinskaya (1923-2013) was born. Another hero of the day will be Oscar winner Adrien Brody, who will celebrate his 50th birthday in 2023. The American gained worldwide fame after playing the role of a musician of Polish-Jewish origin in Roman Polanski's film The Pianist.

22 - 100 years ago, Aaron Spelling (1923-2006), future US television producer, was born in Dallas, Texas. The domestic audience is known as the producer of the TV series S.W.A.T., Dynasty, Twin Peaks, Beverly Hills 90210 and Melrose District.

23 - the actor of the Soviet and Russian theater and cinema, Sergei Grigoryevich Migitsko, who played roles in the films "Straw Hat", "Vivat, midshipmen!" and Doctor Zhivago.


2 - the head of the Mariinsky Theater Valery Abisalovich Gergiev will celebrate his 70th birthday.

5 - English actor Henry Cavill's 40th birthday.

8 - 120 years since the birth of French comedian Fernand Joseph Desiree Contandin, known as Fernandel.

16 - Irish actor and producer Pierce Brosnan will celebrate his 70th birthdayfamous after the role of James Bond.

22 - 210th anniversary of the German composer and conductor Richard Wagner (1813-1883).

26 is the centenary of Roy Dotrice (1923-2017), British film and theater actor. His latest work was the role of the sage in the Game of Thrones.

29 - Alexander Gavriilovich Abdulov (1953-2008), People's Artist of the RSFSR, was born. He would have turned 70 in 2023.

31 - 90 years since the birth of Georgy Ivanovich Burkov (1933-1990), theater and film actor of the USSR. Also on this day pop singer Natasha Koroleva will celebrate her 50th birthday.


4 - People's Artist of the USSR, pianist Yevgeny Aleksandrovich Mravinsky (1903-1988) was born.

6 - 120 years since the birth of the Soviet and Armenian composer Aram Ilyich Khachaturian (1903-1978).

7 is the centenary of the USSR film and theater actor Oleg Borisovich Golubitsky (1923-1995). Another birthday person on this day is the writer and screenwriter Arkady Mikhailovich Arkanov (1933-2015). In 2023, the playwright would have celebrated his 90th birthday.

9 - Johnny Depp, Hollywood star of the first magnitude, was born. He will turn 60.

10 - 110 years of the composer, pianist Tikhon Nikolaevich Khrennikov (1913-2007).


There are several anniversaries on July 7 and the world:

    • Birth of circus performer and trainer Vladimir Leonidovich Durov (1863-1934).
    • Italian singer and composer Toto Cutugno is 80.
    • Victory of the Russian fleet in the Battle of Chesma near Anatolia and the island of Chios (Turkey).

    10 - 70years of TV presenter and artist Tatiana Vedeneeva.

    12 - film and theater actor Alexander Yuryevich Domogarov is 60.

    13 - the centenary of the Soviet People's Artist of the USSR, participant in the Great Patriotic War Mikhail Ivanovich Pugovkin (1923-2008).

    26 - British actress Kate Beckinsale turns 50.

    28 - 100 years since the birth of actor and film director Vladimir Pavlovich Basov (1923-1987). On July 28, 988 (1035 years ago), Kievan Rus was baptized by Prince Vladimir.


    1 - the centenary of the People's Artist of the USSR, television announcer Valentina Mikhailovna Leontyeva (1923-2007).

    2 - Honored Artist of the RSFSR Alla Petrovna Parfanyak (1923-2009) was born.

    17 - Award winning contemporary filmmaker Robert De Niro turns 80.

    18 - the famous director, screenwriter Roman Polanski will celebrate his 90th birthday.

    23 - 80th anniversary of the Soviet victory over the German army in the Battle of Kursk in 1943.

    28 - 170th anniversary of the engineer, scientist and inventor Vladimir Grigoryevich Shukhov (1853-1939).


    2 - the end of the largest military conflict in the history of mankind, the Great Patriotic War, in 1945. In April 2023, the State Duma of the Russian Federation adopted a law to postpone the memorial date to September 3. It was on this day that the Supreme Soviet of the USSR announced the decision to end the war.

    9 - 195 years of Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910), writer and educator.

    12 -People's Artist of the USSR Tatyana Vasilievna Doronina will turn 90.

    29 - 110 years since the birth of Stanley Earl Kramer (1913-2001), US producer and director.


    5 - theater and film actress Inna Churikova will celebrate her 80th birthday.

    13 - 90 years since the birth of the director and winner of many prizes and awards Mark Anatolyevich Zakharov (1933-2019).

    18 - 50th anniversary of film and theater actor Sergei Bezrukov.

    October 21 (November 1), 1773 St. Petersburg Mining University was founded. In December 2023, Vladimir Putin signed a decree on holding the celebration of the 250th anniversary of the founding of the university in 2023.


    1 - Soviet screenwriter and director Sergei Gerasimovich Mikaelyan (1923-2016) would celebrate 100 years.

    There are several anniversaries on November 7, 2023:

    • 120 years since the birth of People's Artist of the RSFSR Georgy Frantsevich Millyar (1903-1993).
    • Day of military glory. On November 7, 1941, when the fighting for Moscow was literally a few kilometers away, the military command of the USSR held a parade on Red Square in honor of the 24th anniversary of the October Revolution. The purpose of the event is to show the high morale and firmness of the fighters of the Soviet army.
    • The October Revolution of 1917.

    9 - 205th anniversary of the playwright and writer Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev (1818-1883).

    12 - 115 years since the birth of the German writer Hans Werner Richter (1908-1993).

    27 - famous actor turns 60cinema and theater to Vladimir Lvovich Mashkov.

    30 - English director David Yates will celebrate his 60th birthday. Also on this day 170 years ago, the Russian Black Sea Fleet defeated the Turks in the Battle of Sinop in 1853.


    9 - American producer and director, winner of prizes and awards John Gavin Malkovich and People's Artist of the Russian Federation Tatyana Eduardovna Kravchenko will celebrate their 70th anniversary.

    11 - the 105th anniversary of the Nobel Prize in Literature, writer and publicist Alexander Solzhenitsyn (1918-2008) and the 110th anniversary of the French actor and writer Jean Marais (1913-1998).

    18 - Brad Pitt, global star, film producer, Golden Globe and Oscar winner, will celebrate his 60th birthday.

    31 - People's Artist of the Russian Federation Semyon Lvovich Farada (1933-2009) would have turned 90 years old. Also on this day, Briton Ben Kingsley will celebrate his 80th birthday.

    Expected events

    In 2023, various events, exhibitions and sports competitions are planned around the world. Perhaps due to the widespread spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, some of the future events will change their format (for example, they will be held online) or date. All changes, deviations from the schedule or new locations will be announced by the organizers additionally.


    From January 15 to April 15, 2023, the world trade fair Expo 2023 will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina.


    Also in 2023 will be heldnumber of film premieres:

    • Mad Max: Furiosa;
    • "Marvel Universe" (4 and 5 phase);
    • Star Wars: Rogue Squadron;
    • Guardians of the Galaxy. Part 3.”


    Previously, the world's leading companies in the aerospace industry announced their planned flights in 2023:

    1. NASA to launch manned Orion to the moon.
    2. Space X Elon Musk will fly his ship to the moon as part of the Dear Moon program.
    3. Also, both organizations have repeatedly announced the possibility of flights to Mars already in 2023-2025.

    Technology and innovation

    Microsoft will officially end extended support for Windows 8.1 on January 10.


    Major World Championships scheduled for 2023:

    1. Water sports - Qatar, dates to be confirmed.
    2. Rugby - France, September 8-October 21.
    3. Ice hockey among senior men's teams - St. Petersburg, May 5-21.
    4. Ice hockey among youth teams - Novosibirsk and Omsk, December 26, 2023 - January 06, 2023.

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