On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1906

Historical Events

  • Pogroms against Jews in Oddessa

Famous Birthdays

  • Chandra Sekhar Azad, Indian revolutionary (Hindustan Socialist Republican Army), born in Bhavra, Central India Agency, British India (d. 1931)
  • Clancy Cooper, American actor (Enchanted Forest, Girls in Chains), born in Boise, Idaho (d. 1975)
  • Vladimir Prelog, Croatian-Swiss organic chemist (Nobel 1975), born in Sarajevo, Austria-Hungary (d. 1998)
  • Wolfgang Gentner, German nuclear physicist, born in Frankfurt, Germany (d. 1980)
1906 Highlights

About July 23, 1906

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo