Historical Events In 1923
Monday, 26 August 2019
Aug 11 On this day in history dutch Premier de Geer resigns
Aug 11 On this day in history stan Chambers, American television reporter
Aug 12 Dutch AR-leader Coair replaces De Geer as minister of finances on this day in history.
Aug 12 Enrico Tiraboschi is first to swim English Channel westward in the year 1923.
Aug 13 Germany: Gustav Stresemann becomes premier of coalition govt on this day in history.
Aug 13 Mustapha Kemal elected president of Turkey on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1923 jacob T Cremer, pres (Dutch Handel-Mij), dies at 76
Aug 14 In the year 1923 william Flanagan, composer
Aug 15 In the year 1923 eamon de Valera arrested in Irish Free State
Aug 15 In the year 1923 rose Marie, NYC, actress (Sally Rogers-Dick Van Dyke Show)
Aug 16 On this day in history joe Hutton, northumbrian piper/shepherd
Aug 17 In the year 1923 anton Kersjes, violinist/conductor (Amsterdam Philharmonic Orch)
Aug 18 37th US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Molla B Mallory (62 61) in the year 1923.
Aug 18 On this day in history jahangir Khan Irani, cricket wicketkeeper for India (1947-8 Aust tour)
Aug 20 London harbor strike ends on this day in history.
Aug 21 Chris Schenkel, Biuppus Ind, sportscaster (Monday Night Fights) on this day in history.
Aug 22 In the year 1923 gerald Long, journalist/CEO (Reuters)
Aug 22 Paavo Nurmi runs world record mile (4:10.4) in the year 1923.
Aug 23 In the year 1923 capt. Lowell Smith and Lt. John P. Richter performed the first mid-air refueling on De Havilland DH-4B, setting an endurance flight record of 37 hours.
Aug 23 In the year 1923 humphrey Fisher, TV producer
Aug 24 Helena Carter, [Helen Rickerts], US model/actress (River Lady) on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1923 kate Douglas Wiggin, author (US kindergarten movement), dies at 66
Aug 24 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3 mile (14:11.2) on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history monty Hall, Winnipeg Canada, TV game show host (Lets Make a Deal)
Aug 29 In the year 1923 hirulal Gaekwad, cricket all-rounder (Test for India 1952-53)
Aug 29 The birth of Lord Richard Attenborough, British actor and Director on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1923 elias Victor Seixas, US, mixed double tennis player (Wimbeld 1953-56)
Aug 31 In the year 1923 larry White Grayson, British comedian (Generation Game)
Aug 31 On this day in history league of Nations gives Belgium mandate of Ruanda-Urundi (was German)
Sep 01 On this day in history 18th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in New York (4-1)
Sep 01 In the year 1923 earthquake strikes Tokyo &Yokohama, kills 106,000
Sep 01 On this day in history rocky Marciano, heavyweight champion boxer (1952-56)
Sep 01 Tokyo and Yokohama, Japan, are rocked by an earthquake, killing over 50,000 people in the year 1923.
Sep 01 US beats Australia in tennis, for their 4th straight Davis Cup on this day in history.