What Happened on November 23, 1878

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • AndrĂ© Caplet, French composer and conductor (Conte Fantastic, Le miroir de Jesus), born on a boat sailing between Le Havre (Seine-Maritime) and Honfleur (Calvados) in France (d. 1925)
  • Ernest J King, US fleet admiral/Chief of Naval Operations (WWII)
  • Holcombe Ward, tennis champ (US Open-1904)