On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • William McMahon, 20th Prime Minister of Australia (Liberal: 1971-72), born in Redfern, New South Wales (d. 1988)

Famous Deaths

  • Johannes Friedrich August von Esmarch, German surgeon (b. 1823)
1908 Highlights

About February 23, 1908

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces