On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1923

Historical Events

  • Grey Cup, Varsity Stadium, Toronto: Queen's University retains title with 54-0 win over Regina Rugby Club; biggest Grey Cup victory margin ever

Famous Birthdays

  • Morris [Maurice De Bevere], Belgian cartoonist (Lucky Luke), born in Kortrijk, Belgium (d. 2001)
  • Stansfield Turner, American admiral and CIA director (1977-81), born in Highland Park, Illinois (d. 2018)

Famous Deaths

  • Virginie Loveling, Flemish writer (Sophie) and poet, dies at 87
1923 Highlights

About December 1, 1923

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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