On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1907

Historical Events

  • Charles Curtis of Kansas becomes 1st Native American US senator

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Steele [Robert Adrian Bradbury], American actor (Monogram, Supreme, Tiffany), born in Portland, Oregon (d. 1988)
  • Dan Duryea, American actor (Pride of the Yankees), born in White Plains, New York (d. 1968)
  • Hideki Yukawa, Japanese physicist (Nobel 1949), born in Tokyo, Japan (d. 1981)
1907 Highlights

About January 23, 1907

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius