Historical Events In 1923
Friday, 23 August 2019
Jun 30 In the year 1923 nZ claims Ross Dependency in Antarctica
Jul 01 In the year 1923 constance Ford, actress (Ada Hobson-Another World)
Jul 02 Commissioning of Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC in the year 1923.
Jul 02 In the year 1923 wisława Szymborska, Polish writer, Nobel laureate
Jul 03 Baroness Ryder, of Warsaw & Cavendish, worked for sick & disabled in the year 1923.
Jul 03 In the year 1923 harbor strike in Hull/Grimsby/Cardiff/Bristol over to London
Jul 04 Florimond Fonteyne, Flemish priest/politician (Volkseeuw), dies at 67 in the year 1923.
Jul 04 Jack Dempsey beats Tommy Gibbon in 15 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Jul 05 On this day in history john McKay, WV, football coach (USC, Tampa Bay, 5X Rose Bowl champ)
Jul 06 36th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Suzanne Lenglen beats K McKane (62 62) in the year 1923.
Jul 06 On this day in history cathy O'Donnell, Siluria AL, actress (Miniver Story, Man from Laramie)
Jul 06 Union of Soviet Socialist Republics formed in the year 1923.
Jul 07 43rd Wimbledon Mens Tennis: William Johnston beats F Hunter (60 63 61) on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1923 richard Lumley, English insurance magnate/multi-millionaire
Jul 08 Harding becomes 1st sitting president to visit Alaska (Metlakahtla) in the year 1923.
Jul 08 On this day in history harding becomes first sitting president to visit Alaska
Jul 08 On this day in history harrison Dillard, Cleve, 100m runner (Oly-4 gold-1948, 52)
Jul 09 In the year 1923 calgary Alberta, Guy Weadick holds first Chuckwagon Race at the Stampede, persuading 6 local ranchers to risk their wagons and horses in what will be billed as 'the half mile of hell'
Jul 10 In the year 1923 2-pound hailstones kill 23 & many cattle (Rostov, Russia)
Jul 10 In the year 1923 2-pound hailstones kill 23 & many cattle. (Rostov, Russia)
Jul 10 In the year 1923 all non-fascist parties disolved in Italy
Jul 11 Harry Frazee, sells Red Sox to Ohio businessmen for $1M in the year 1923.
Jul 12 On this day in history k Reinmuth discovers asteroids #997 Priska & #3682
Jul 13 In the year 1923 asger Hamerik [Hammerich], German(?) composer, dies at 80
Jul 13 Draft law passes in the year 1923.
Jul 13 In the year 1923 sudie Bond, Louisville Ky, actress (Flo, Temperature Rising)
Jul 14 On this day in history dale Robertson, Harrah Ok, actor (Death Valley Days, Walter-Dynasty)
Jul 14 Louis Ganne, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jul 15 27th US Golf Open: Bobby Jones shoots a 296 at Inwood CC in NY in the year 1923.
Jul 16 Louis M A Couperus, poet/writer (Books of Small Soles), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jul 16 In the year 1923 reginald Prentice, British government minister
Jul 17 In the year 1923 carl Mays gave up 13 runs & 20 hits in 13-0 lose to Indians
Jul 18 England's House of Lords accepts new divorce law on this day in history.
Jul 18 Hector Tosar, composer on this day in history.