On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1923

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Patrick Moore, England, astronomer/writer (A-Z of Astronomy), (d. 2012)
  • Piero J d'Inzeo, French equestrian show jumper (Olymp-gold-1952, 64)
  • Willie Johnson, American electric blues guitarist (Howlin' Wolf's "How Many More Years"), born in Senatobia, Mississippi (d. 1995)

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? 98 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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