On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1923

Historical Events

  • General mine strike against wage cuts in Saar
  • Mass arrests of socialists & communists in Italy

Famous Birthdays

  • Claude King, American country music singer (Wolverton Mountain), born in Keithville, Louisiana (d. 2013)
  • Doris Bohrer [Sharrar], American WWII spy, born in Basin, Wyoming (d. 2016)
1923 Highlights

About February 5, 1923

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius