On This Day

What Happened on March 23, 1923

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 82nd Grand National: Capt. Tuppy Bennett wins aboard 13-year-old 100/6 shot Sergeant Murphy; first US bred horse to win race
  • Frank Silver & Irving Conn release "Yes, We Have No Bananas"

Famous Birthdays

  • Arnie Weinmeister, AAFC, NFL def tackle (NY Yankees, Giants)

Famous Weddings

  • Writer Ana├»s Nin (Delta of Venus) marries banker and artist Hugh Parker Guiler in Havana, Cuba