What Happened on March 4, 1923

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Vladimir Lenin's last article in Pravda (about Soviet bureaucracy)

Famous Birthdays

  • Patrick Moore, England, astronomer and writer (A-Z of Astronomy), (d. 2012)
  • Piero d'Inzeo, Italian equestrian rider (Olympic silver individual & team jumping 1956, 60; bronze 1956, 60, 64, 72), born in Rome, Italy (d. 2014)
  • Willie Johnson, American electric blues guitarist (Howlin' Wolf's "How Many More Years"), born in Senatobia, Mississippi (d. 1995)
Born in 1923

Famous Divorces

Rudolph Valentino

Italian actor Rudolph Valentino (24) divorces actress Jean Acker (26)

1923 Highlights

About March 4, 1923

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces