On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1923

Historical Events

  • 1st NL unassisted triple play (Ernie Padgett, Braves against Phillies)
  • US Lt Al Williams fly 392.2 KPH (record)
  • USSR adopts experimental calendar

Famous Birthdays

  • Ya┼čar Kemal, Turkish writer (Memed, My Hawk), born in Hemite, Osmaniye, Ottoman Empire (d. 2015)
1923 Highlights

About October 6, 1923

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra