On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1926

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 8th government of Briand van France forms
  • Commencement of the West Indies' 1st Test cricket match, at Lord's
  • The College Board administers the first SAT exam in USA

Famous Birthdays

  • Lars Johan Werle, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Viktor Vasnetsov, Russian painter (b. 1848)