On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Johnny Pate, American jazz bassist (Chicago soul), born in Chicago Heights, Illinois
  • Vladimir Tendryakov, Russian writer (Three, Seven, Ace), born in Makarovskaya, Vologda Oblast (d. 1984)
1923 Highlights

About December 5, 1923

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius