On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Mary Ansell, UK founder of paediatric rheumatology, born in Warwick, England (d. 2001)
  • Charmian Clift, Australian writer and essayist, born in Kiama, New South Wales, Australia (d. 1969)
  • Gerhard Wimberger, Austria composer (Glove), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2016)

Person of interestVic Seixas

Vic Seixas, American tennis player (Wimbledon 1953, US Nat C'ship 1954), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Tennis Player Vic Seixas
Tennis Player
Vic Seixas

1923 Highlights

About August 30, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo