On This Day

What Happened on February 17, 1923

Historical Events


Sports record brokenNHL Record

Ottawa left wing Cy Denneny passes Joe Malone as all-time NHL goal scoring leader; scores his 143rd career goal in Senators' 2-0 win over Montreal Canadiens

NHL Star Cy Denneny
NHL Star
Cy Denneny

Famous Birthdays

  • Alden Winship Clausen, Hamilton Ill, banker (President of World Bank)
1923 Highlights

About February 17, 1923

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius