February 16, 1923 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Allies accept Latvia's occupation of Memel territory

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Howard Carter opens the inner burial chamber of the Pharaoh Tutankhamun's tomb and finds the sarcophagus

Archaeologist and Discoverer of Tutankhamun Howard Carter
Archaeologist and Discoverer of Tutankhamun
Howard Carter
  • US Ladies' Figure Skating championship won by Theresa Weld Blanchard
  • US Men's Figure Skating championship won by Sherwin Badger