On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1923

Historical Events

  • NY Giants & NY Yankees become first teams to play each other in 3 consecutive Baseball World Series; Giants win Game 1, 5-4; first WS game played at Yankee Stadium
  • Saxony gets Social Democratic & Communist coalition government

Famous Birthdays

  • Louis Gottlieb, American musician (The Limeliters), born inn La Crescenta, California (d. 1996)
  • Murray Walker, English motorsport commentator and journalist (Formula 1: BBC 1976-96, ITV 1997-2001), born in Birmingham, England (d. 2021)
  • Nicholas Parsons, British presenter and actor described as "the ultimate quiz show host", born in Grantham, England (d. 2020)
1923 Highlights

About October 10, 1923

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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