On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1923

Historical Events

  • Walter Mittelholzer flies Junkers F-13 to Spitsbergen/Oostland

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Warren G. Harding becomes 1st sitting US President to visit Alaska (Metlakahtla)

29th US President Warren G. Harding
29th US President
Warren G. Harding

Famous Birthdays

  • Harrison Dillard, American sprinter (4 Olympic gold 1948, 52), born in Cleveland, Ohio
1923 Highlights

About July 8, 1923

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer