On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Chou Wen-chung, Chinese-American composer (Mode of Shang), born in Yantai, Shandong, China (d. 2019)
  • Ronnie Ronalde [Ronald Charles Waldron], British entertainer and world-famous whistler, born in London (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • Fritz Mauthner, German author/philosopher (skepticism), dies at 73
  • Gustave Adolph Kerker, composer, dies at 66
  • J C Gomez, General/Venezuela's 1st VP, assassinated
1923 Highlights

About June 29, 1923

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer