On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1923

Historical Events

  • Nepal changes from British protectorate to independent nation

Famous Birthdays

  • Intizar Hussain, Urdu writer and columnist, born in Dibai, Bulandshahr (d. 2016) (approx. date)
  • Wataru "Wat" Misaka, American professional basketball player, first non-white player, and first player of Asian descent in BAA (later known as NBA) (New York Knicks, 1947-48), born in Ogden, Utah (d. 2019)
1923 Highlights

About December 21, 1923

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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