On This Day

What Happened on June 14, 1923

Historical Events

  • Recording of 1st country music hit (Little Old Log Cabin in the Lane)

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Smith, English cricket batsman (3 Tests; Sussex), born in Broadwater, Sussex, England (d. 2021)
  • Jack Hayward, British financier (Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club), born in Wolverhampton, England (d. 2015)
  • Judith Kerr, British children's writer and illustrator (The Tiger Who Came to Tea, Mog books), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 2019)
  • Theodore Bloomfield, American conductor, born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1998)
1923 Highlights

About June 14, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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