On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1923

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


Person of interestConstantine I

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

King of Greece Constantine I
King of Greece
Constantine I

1923 Highlights

About January 11, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn