On This Day

What Happened on June 14, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Smith, English cricketer (uneventful England opening batsman 1957), born in Broadwater, Sussex, England
  • 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)