On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1923

Historical Events

  • Flyweights Gene LaRue & Kid Pancho KO each other simultaneously

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur C. Nielsen, American businessman and market researcher (TV's Nielsen's Ratings), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1980)
  • Ken Meuleman, Australian cricketer, born in Melbourne, Australia (d. 2004)
1923 Highlights

About September 5, 1923

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo