On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1923

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sun Yat Sen founds Chinese military academy

Father of Modern China Sun Yat-sen
Father of Modern China
Sun Yat-sen

Famous Birthdays

  • Åke Hermanson, Swedish composer, born in Mollösund, Sweden (d. 1996)
  • Henryk Czyz, Polish composer and musician, born in Grudziądz (d. 2003)
  • Ron Flockhart, Scottish racing driver (d. 1962)
1923 Highlights

About June 16, 1923

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini