On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1923

Historical Events

  • WEAF radio begins broadcasting Eveready Hour (variety show)

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Keating, American district attorney (Los Angeles California), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 2014)
  • Eagle Keys, American Canadian Football Hall of Fame linebacker and coach (Grey Cup champion 1949, 54-56, 66; Edmonton Eskimos, Saskatchewan R'riders), born in Tompkinsville, Kentucky (d. 2012)
  • John Krish, British documentary filmmaker (Let My People Go), born in London (d. 2016)
1923 Highlights

About December 4, 1923

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius