What Happened on June 15, 1923

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 58th British Golf Open: Arthur Havers shoots a 295 at Troon Golf Club
  • Belgium's Theunis government falls because of mine, post and railroad strike

Famous Birthdays

  • Erland Josephson, Swedish actor, dramatist and author (The Sacrifice, Utflykt), born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 2012)

Person of interestErroll Garner

Erroll Garner, American jazz pianist (Misty), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Jazz Pianist Erroll Garner
Jazz Pianist
Erroll Garner

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Stamboeliski, premier Bulgaria (1919-23), dies