On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Maria Callas, American soprano (Carmen), born in NYC, New York (d. 1977)
  • Meshulam Riklis, Turkish-born Israeli businessman and husband of Pia Zadora, born in Istanbul, Turkey (d. 2019)

Famous Deaths

  • Tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer, dies at 72
1923 Highlights

About December 2, 1923

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius