On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1923

Historical Events

  • Ku Klux Klan surprise attack on black residential area Rosewood Florida, 8 killed (compensation awarded in 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Sam Carter, African American resident of Rosewood Florida, lynched in the Rosewood Massacre
1923 Highlights

About January 2, 1923

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn