On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1893

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Carlson, American politician (Gov/Rep/Sen-R-Ks), born in Cloud County, Kansas (d. 1987)

Famous Deaths

  • Jose Zorrilla y Moral, Spanish poet (Granada), dies at 75
  • Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, American politician and U.S. Supreme Court Justice, dies at 67
  • Phillips Brooks, American Episcopal bishop and composer (Little Town of Bethlehem), dies at 57