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Events which occurred on 23 August.
- 1925 - The first recorded date in the writing of the Lay of Leithian, at Line 557.
- 1981 - The twenty-fifth episode of the radio adaptation of The Lord of the Rings is aired on BBC 4.
- 1992 - The second part of the radio adaptation of Farmer Giles of Ham is aired on BBC5.