On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1923

Historical Events

  • Catholic University of Nijmegen Neth opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Barney Kessel, American jazz guitarist (The Wrecking Crew), born in Muskogee, Oklahoma (d. 2004)
1923 Highlights

About October 17, 1923

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 98 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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