On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1923

Historical Events

  • Albin Stenroos runs world record 20 km (1:07:11.2)

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestCliff Robertson

Clifford "Cliff" Robertson, American actor (Charly, Spider-Man) and spokesman for AT&T, born in La Jolla, California (d. 2011)

  • Daniel Carleton Gajdusek, American virologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
1923 Highlights

About September 9, 1923

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo