On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1873

Famous Birthdays

  • William D. Coolidge, American physicist and inventor (modern x-ray tube), born in Hudson, Massachusetts (d. 1975)
1873 Highlights

About October 23, 1873

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio