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What Happened on September 16, 1923

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestLee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew, Founding father of modern Singapore and 1st Prime Minister of Singapore (1959-90), born in Singapore (d. 2015)

Founder of Modern Singapore Lee Kuan Yew
Founder of Modern Singapore
Lee Kuan Yew

1923 Highlights

About September 16, 1923

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo