What Happened on March 8, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Juan M G "Wancho" Evertsz, premier of Dutch Antilles (NVP, 1973-77)
  • Sembene Ousmane, Senegalese author/novelist/director (Doctor Noir)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Johannes van der Waals, Dutch physicist (Nobel 1910), dies at 85

Physicist/Nobel Laureate Johannes van der Waals
Physicist/Nobel Laureate
Johannes van der Waals
  • Krišjānis Barons, Latvian writer (b. 1835)