On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1923

Day of the Week: Saturday

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

  • Yaşar Kemal, Turkish writer (Memed, My Hawk), born in Hemite, Osmaniye, Ottoman Empire (d. 2015)