On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1923

Historical Events

  • Future Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Christy Mathewson becomes President and owner of Boston Braves; buys the team for $300,000 with NY attorney Judge Emil Fuchs and Bostonian James McDonough

Famous Birthdays

  • Forbes Burnham, premier Guyana (1964-85)
1923 Highlights

About February 20, 1923

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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