On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1923

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

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Edgar Wallace becomes the first British radio sports reporter reporting on The Derby for the British Broadcasting Company

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Gangster Albert Anastasia is convicted of illegal possession of a firearm and sentenced to two years in prison

Famous Birthdays

  • V. C. Andrews, American author (Flowers in the Attic), born in Portsmouth, Virginia (d. 1986)