What Happened on April 23, 1900

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st know occurrence of word "hillbillie" (NY Journal)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ary Verhaar, Dutch composer
  • Harold French, British director and actor (The Cavalier of the Streets, Trio, Quartet), born in Lambeth, London (d. 1997)
  • Henry Barraud, composer
  • Jim Bottomley, American baseball player (d. 1959)
  • Joseph Green, filmmaker