On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1924

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • British Empire Exhibition opens at Wembley

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Frackenpohl, American composer (Natural Superiority of Music), born in Irvington, New Jersey
  • Chuck Harmon, American baseball player, born in Washington, Indiana
  • Colin Welch, British political journalist and critic of Enid Blyton's Noddy series, born in Ickleton Abbey, Cambridgeshire (d. 1997)