What Happened on September 15, 1923

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 43rd U.S. Men's National Championship: Bill Tilden beats Bill Johnston (6-4, 6-1, 6-4)
  • Bill Tilden wins US Lawn Tennis Open
  • Governor Walton of Oklahoma declares state of siege because of Ku Klux Klan terror

Famous Birthdays

  • Anton Heiller, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Sayed Darwish, composer, dies at 31