On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1923

Historical Events

  • In 'Adkins vs Children's Hospital', the US Supreme Court finds that the minimum wage law for women and children, adopted by the District of Columbia, is unconstitutional
  • Sean O'Casey's "Shadow of a Gunman" premieres in Dublin

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruno Kiefer, German-born Brazilian composer, born in Baden-Baden, Germany (d. 1987)
  • Dann Cahn, American film editor (I Love Lucy, Beverly Hillbillies), born in Hollywood, California (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Mauritius H Binger, director and producer (Living Ladder), dies
1923 Highlights

About April 9, 1923

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries