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October 5, 1923 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

Historic Event

Edwin Hubble identifies Cepheid variable star

Birthdays in History

  • Philip Berrigan, American peace activist and Roman Catholic priest, born in Two Harbors, Minnesota (d. 2002)
  • Stig Dagerman, Swedish writer (Burned Child), born in Älvkarleby, Uppsala County, Sweden (d. 1954)
1923 in History