On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 1900

Historical Events

  • National Negro Business League organizes (Boston)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Krenek, Austrian-American composer (Johnny Spielt Auf), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1991)
  • Malvina Reynolds, American folk singer and songwriter (Morningtown Ride), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1978)
1900 Highlights

About August 23, 1900

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo