On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1923

Historical Events

  • Dr Hjalmar Schacht is appointed special commissioner to deal with the currency problem in Germany; by November 1924 the currency will have been restored

BattleCoup d'état

In Germany, Adolf Hitler is arrested for attempt to seize power during "Beer Hall Putsch" coup

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
German WWI General Erich Ludendorff
German WWI General
Erich Ludendorff

Famous Birthdays

  • Alirio Díaz, Venezuelan guitarist, composer, and musicologist, born in Caserio La Candelaria, Venezuela (d. 2016)
  • Vicco von Bülow, German film director
1923 Highlights

About November 12, 1923

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 97 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio