On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1906

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • US National Championship Women's Tennis, Philadelphia CC: Helen Homans beats Maud Barger-Wallach 6-4, 6-3 for her lone major singles title

Famous Birthdays

  • Wolfgang Koeppen, German author (Death in Rome), born in Greifswald, Pomerania (d. 1996)