What Happened on January 23, 1898

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Freda Utley, British scholar and author (d. 1978)
  • Randolph Scott, American actor (Ride the High Country, Last of the Mohicans, Western Union), born in Orange County, Virginia (d. 1987)

Famous Deaths

  • W. A. Remy [Wilhelm Mayer], Austro-Bohemian composer, dies at 66