On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1923

Historical Events

  • Cards announce their players will wear numbers on their uniforms

Famous Birthdays

  • Ed McMahon, American TV host (Johnny Carson Show, Star Search), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Erhard Karkoschka, composer
  • John "Wes" Montgomery, American musician and composer, considered one of the world's greatest jazz guitarists, born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 1968)
  • Raymond "Bill" Hoffenberg, college president (Wolfson at Oxford)
1923 Highlights

About March 6, 1923

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces