On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert L. Bernstein, American publisher (Random House), born in NYC, New York
  • Sam Phillips, American record producer and founder of Sun Records (launched Elvis Presley's career), born in Florence, Alabama (d. 2003)
1923 Highlights

About January 5, 1923

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn