What Happened on November 23, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Joris Vriamont, Flemish author and music publisher (d. 1961)
  • Klement Gottwald, Czech communist politician, Premier and President of Czechoslovakia (1946-53), born in Vy┼íkov, Austria-Hungary (d. 1953)
  • Ruth Etting, American dancer, singer and actress (Roman scandals), born in David City, Nebraska (d. 1978)
  • Viktor Kosenko, Russian-Ukrainian pianist, composer (Moldavian Poem), and educator, born in Saint Petersberg, Russian Empire (d. 1938)
Born in 1896
1896 Highlights

About November 23, 1896

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius