On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Hellmuth Christian Wolff, composer

Famous Deaths

Person of interestHenrik Ibsen

Henrik Ibsen, Norwegian playwright (Doll House, Peer Gynt), dies at 78

Playwright Henrik Ibsen
Henrik Ibsen

1906 Highlights

About May 23, 1906

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 4 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini