What Happened on June 23, 1894

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • The International Olympic Committee is founded at the Sorbonne, Paris, at the initiative of Baron Pierre de Coubertin

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Kinsey, Hoboken, New Jersey, American entomologist/sexologist (Kinsey Report)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Edward VIII, King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Empire and Emperor of India (Jan 20th, 1936 until his abdication on Dec 11th, 1936), born in Richmond, England (d. 1972)

King of Great Britain Edward VIII
King of Great Britain
Edward VIII