On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1923

Historical Events

  • Dutch Government of Ruijs de Beerenbrouck resigns
  • Dutch second Chamber rejects Fleet laws (50-49 vote)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Proteus Steinmetz, German-American electrical engineer (development of alternating current), dies at 58
1923 Highlights

About October 26, 1923

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio