On This Day

What Happened on July 8, 1923

Historical Events

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

Historic Event

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

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? 98 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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