On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Hutton, Northumbrian piper and shepherd, born in Halton Lee Gate, Haltwhistle (d. 1995)
  • MillĂ´r Fernandes, Brazilian writer and playwright, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (d. 2012)
1923 Highlights

About August 16, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo