On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1923

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Eamon de Valera arrested in Irish Free State

President of Ireland √Čamon de Valera
President of Ireland
√Čamon de Valera
  • Mexico & US reaches accord over oil concession of 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Rose Marie [Mazzetta], American actress, comedienne and singer (The Dick Van Dyke Show, The Doris Day Show), born in NYC, New York (d. 2017)
1923 Highlights

About August 15, 1923

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo