On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1923

Historical Events

AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Turkish National Congress selects Mustafa Kemal Atatürk Pasja as President

President and founder of the Republic of Turkey Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
President and founder of the Republic of Turkey
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
  • US Steel Corp initiates 8-hour work day
1923 Highlights

About August 13, 1923

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo