On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Carleton Coon, American anthropologist (What in the World), born in Wakefield, Massachusetts (d. 1981)
  • Quintin McMillan, South African cricket spin bowler (13 Tests, 36 wickets), born in Germiston, Transvaal, South Africa (d. 1948)
  • Willie Mae "Mother" Smith, gospel singer/evangelist folk artist
1904 Highlights

About June 23, 1904

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer