On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Bertha Wilson, Canadian lawyer and the 1st woman appointed to the Supreme Court of Canada, born in Kirkcaldy, Scotland (d. 2007)
  • Jur Mellema, Dutch politician (CHU), born in Nieuw-Scheemda, Netherlands (d. 2017)
  • Peter Smithson, English architect, born in Stockton-on-Tees, England (d. 2003)
  • Queen Anne of Romania [Princess Anne of Bourbon-Parma], wife of Michael I King of Romania, born in Paris (d. 2016)
1923 Highlights

About September 18, 1923

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo