On This Day

What Happened on September 23, 1907

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Proclamation sets fineness & weight of silver & bronze coins of Canada

Famous Birthdays

  • Dominique Aury, French novelist (d. 1998)
  • Duarte Nuno, Duke of Braganza, heir to the throne of Portugal (d. 1976)
  • Herbert Kappler, German head of Nazi police and security services (SS) in Rome during WWII, born in Stuttgart, German Empire (d. 1978)
  • Jarmila Novotna, soprano (Met Opera)/President of Czechoslovakia (1957-68)