Saturday 6 January 1923, Epiphany
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Jacques Roux and Jean Roux.
Oliver Twist, directed by Frank Lloyd, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 January 1923 ?
- Epiphany (National Holiday) in Italy
- Christianity (except Eastern and Oriental Orthodox who follow the Julian Calendar) - Epiphany of the Lord (a.k.a. "Twelfth Day of Christmas" and Three Kings Day in some areas).
- In the Irish Calendar- Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan (Women's Christmas) and/or Twelfth Day.
- Twelfth Night, or The Lord of Misrule
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of the ceremonial birthday of Haile Selassie
- Ancient Latvia - Zvaigznes Diena observed
- Armenian Christmas (except in the Holy Land where it's on January 18th - old calendar)
- Jean-Jacques Roux
- Leah Chase: Master chef, in the creole tradition.
- Jean Roux: French scientist, a bacteriologist-virologist since 1962.
- Vladimir Kazantsev: Russian runner (d. 2007).
- Norman Kirk: New Zealand engineer and politician 29th Prime Minister of New Zealand (d. 1974).
- Jacobo Timerman: Argentinian journalist and author (d. 1999).