On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1923

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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)
1923 Highlights

About June 6, 1923

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini