On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1923

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Governor Walton of Oklahoma declares state of siege because of Ku Klux Klan terror
  • US National Championship Men's Tennis, Germantown CC, Philadelphia: Bill Tilden wins 4th of 6 straight US singles titles; beats Bill Johnston 6-4, 6-1, 6-4

Famous Birthdays

  • Anton Heiller, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Sayed Darwish, composer, dies at 31