On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Godfrey Quigley, Irish actor (Barry Lyndon, Educating Rita, Rooney), born in Jerusalem, Mandatory Palestine (d. 1994)
  • Richard Wollheim, British philosopher (deeply engaged with issues that were central to the visual arts), born in London (d. 2003)
1923 Highlights

About May 5, 1923

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus