On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1923

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Marcus Garvey sentenced to 5 years for using mail to defraud

Black Nationalist Marcus Garvey
Black Nationalist
Marcus Garvey

Famous Birthdays

  • John Compton, American actor (Shannon-D.A.'s Man), born in Lynchburg, Tennessee (d. 2015)
1923 Highlights

About June 21, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer