What Happened on January 31, 1923

Historical Events

  • Montreal Canadiens beat Hamilton Tigers, 5-4 at the Mount Royal Arena, Montreal; first penalty-free game played in NHL history

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Ryder, American actor (General Hospital, Up Yours), born in NYC, New York (d. 1997)

Norman MailerNorman Mailer (1923-2007)

American novelist (Naked & the Dead, The Executioner's Song), born in NYC, New York

Born in 1923
1923 Highlights

About January 31, 1923

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 100 years and 4 months
Leap Year: No

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