April 5, 1923 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Firestone Tire and Rubber Company starts producing inflatable tires

Tire Industrialist Harvey Firestone
Tire Industrialist
Harvey Firestone

Birthdays in History

  • Ernest Mandel, Belgian philosopher/economist

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Nguyen Van Thieu, South Vietnamese President (1965-75), born in Phan Rang, Vietnam (d. 2001)

Vietnamese Politican Nguyen Van Thieu
Vietnamese Politican
Nguyen Van Thieu
  • Stanley Orme, Chairman (British Labour Party)

Deaths in History

  • George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon, English financier (b. 1866)