On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1923

Historical Events

Coup d'├ętat

Adolf Hitler and the Nazi party stage "Beer Hall Putsch" in Munich

Famous Birthdays

  • Dmitry Jazov, Russian Minister of Defense (1991 coup), born in Omsk Oblast, Soviet Union

Jack Kilby

Jack Kilby, American electrical engineer (Nobel Prize in Physics, 2000 - handheld calculator, integrated circuit), born in Jefferson City, Missouri (d. 2005)

1923 Highlights

About November 8, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 98 years and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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