On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1923

Historical Events

  • Soviet Aeroflot airlines forms

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBrendan Behan

Brendan Behan, Irish author and poet (Borstal Boy, The Hostage), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1964)

Irish Poet and Playwright Brendan Behan
Irish Poet and Playwright
Brendan Behan
  • Norman E Shumway, Mich, pioneer cardiac transplant surgeon
1923 Highlights

About February 9, 1923

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius