On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerard Reve, Dutch writer (Evenings, Dear Guys), born in Amsterdam (d. 2006)
  • Irving "Sully" Boyar, American actor (Dog Day Afternoon, Car Wash), born in Williamsburg, Brooklyn (d. 2001)

Famous Deaths

  • Giuseppi Gallignani, Italian composer and conductor, takes his own life at 72
1923 Highlights

About December 14, 1923

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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