What Happened on July 7, 1923

Historical Events

  • Cleveland Indians set an AL record 27 runs including 13 in the 6th in 27-3 win v Boston Red Sox
  • University of Delaware invents "junior year abroad" (at Sorbonne)
  • Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Bill Johnston beats fellow American Frank Hunter 6-0, 6-3, 6-1 for his only Wimbledon title

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Lumley, English insurance magnate/multi-millionaire
  • Roberto CaamaƱo, Argentine composer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 1993)
1923 Highlights

About July 7, 1923

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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