On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1908

Historical Events

  • Denmark, Germany, Britain, France, Netherlands & Sweden sign North Sea accord

Famous Birthdays

  • Frederick Hawkins, American dancer and choreographer, born in Trinidad, Colorado (d. 1994)
  • Marcel Hillaire, German actor (Take the Money and Run, Seven Thieves), born in Cologne, Germany (d. 1988)
  • Myron Waldman, American animator (Fleischer Studio), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2006)
1908 Highlights

About April 23, 1908

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus