What Happened on July 4, 1923

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Jack Dempsey beats Tommy Gibbon in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Jack Dempsey
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Jack Dempsey

Famous Birthdays

  • Rudolf Friedrich, Swiss Federal Councilor

Famous Deaths

  • Florimond Fonteyne, Flemish priest/politician (Volkseeuw), dies at 67