On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1923

Historical Events

  • Belgian Chamber discusses bilinguality at Ghent University

Famous Birthdays

  • Ahmet Ertegun, Turkish-American businessman and co-founder of Atlantic Records, born in Istanbul, Turkey (d. 2006)
  • Jimmy Evert, American tennis coach (father of Chris Evert), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2015)
1923 Highlights

About July 31, 1923

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 99 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo