On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Bud Adams Jr., American NFL team owner (Tennessee Titans), born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma (d. 2013)
  • Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Australian actor, pilot and radio announcer, born in Coogee, New South Wales, Australia (d. 2009)
  • Dragutin Gostuški, Serbian composer, and musicologist (d. 1988)
  • Hank Stram, American Pro Football Hall of Fame coach (KC Chiefs Super Bowl 1970), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2005)

Famous Weddings

Hermann Goering

German politician Hermann Goering (30) weds Carin Hulda (34)

Famous Deaths

  • Jaroslav Hašek, Czech writer (Good Soldier Schweyk), dies at 39
1923 Highlights

About January 3, 1923

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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