What Happened on December 23, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Albert I becomes the third King of the Belgians

Famous Birthdays

  • Barney Ross, Welterweight Boxing Champ (1934), born in NYC, New York
  • Don Cleverley, cricketer (two Tests for NZ 1932 & 1946, took 0-130)
  • Maurice Denham, actor (Mr Love, Damn the Defiant), born in Beckenham England (d. 2002)