On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1923

Historical Events

  • Baseball World Series: NY Yankees beat NY Giants, 6-4 in Game 6 at the Polo Grounds for a 4-2 series win; Yankees first World Series victory

Famous Birthdays

  • Italo Calvino, Italian author (Winter's Night a Traveler), born in Santiago de Las Vegas, Cuba (d. 1985)
1923 Highlights

About October 15, 1923

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 98 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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