On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1906

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Tommy Burns beats Marvin Hart in 20 for heavyweight boxing title

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Tommy Burns
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Tommy Burns

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Hoch, US murderer, executed
1906 Highlights

About February 23, 1906

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces