On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1923

Historical Events

  • Flyweights Gene LaRue & Kid Pancho KO each other simultaneously

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Cato, American photographer, graphic artist and Grammy Award-winning album cover designer (Columbia Records; United Artists), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1999)
  • Ken Meuleman, Australian cricketer, born in Melbourne, Australia (d. 2004)
1923 Highlights

About September 5, 1923

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo