On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1923

Historical Events

  • Mine strike at Belgian Borinage railroad

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Baxter, American actress, and singer (The Razor's Edge, All About Eve), born in Michigan City, Indiana (d. 1985)
  • Jim Lowe, American DJ (WNEW) "King of Trivia", born in Springfield, Massachusetts (d. 2016)
  • Pete Domenici, American politician, U.S. Senator from New Mexico (1973-2009), born in Albuquerque, New Mexico (d. 2017)
1923 Highlights

About May 7, 1923

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus