What Happened on July 8, 1923

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Harding becomes 1st sitting president to visit Alaska (Metlakahtla)
  • Walter Mittelholzer flies Junkers F-13 to Spitsbergen/Oostland

Famous Birthdays

  • Harrison Dillard, 100m runner (Oly-4 gold-1948, 52), born in Cleveland, Ohio