On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st Dutch Dada-evening (Theo Van Doesburg & Kurt Schwitters)
  • French & Belgian troops occupy Ruhr to collect reparations

Famous Birthdays

  • Carroll Shelby, American race car driver, automobile designer and businessman, (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Constantine I, King of Greece (1913-17, 20-22), dies at 54