On This Day

What Happened on September 23, 1897

Historical Events

  • 1st frontier days rodeo celebration (Cheyene Wyoming)

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Delvaux, Belgian painter (surrealist)
  • Walter Pidgeon, Canadian actor (Mrs Miniver, Madame Curie), born in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada (d. 1984)
1897 Highlights

About September 23, 1897

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra