On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Lewis [Alexander Meister], American actor (The Munsters, Used Cars), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2006)
  • Alan Wharton, English cricketer (England batsman once v NZ 1949, scored 7 & 13), born in Heywood, Lancashire, England (d. 1993)
  • George Byatt, Scottish playwright (The Clyde Is Red) (d. 1996)
  • Joseph Howze, American Roman Catholic bishop, 1st African American Bishop to be appointed in 20th century, born in Daphne, Alabama (d. 2019)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Golfer champion Walter Hagen (30) weds Edna Straus at the Hotel Biltmore in New York

Golfer Walter Hagen
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Walter Hagen

1923 Highlights

About April 30, 1923

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus