1923 in the United States

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1923 in the United States
Years: 1920 1921 192219231924 1925 1926

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Events from the year 1923 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Governors[edit]

Lieutenant Governors[edit]

Events[edit]

August 2: Calvin Coolidge becomes President following the death of Warren G. Harding

January–March[edit]

April–June[edit]

  • April 18 – The first Yankee Stadium opens its doors in the Bronx, New York City.
  • May 9 – Southeastern Michigan receives a record 6 inches (15 cm) of snow after temperatures plummeted from 62 °F (17 °C) to 34 °F (1 °C) degrees between 1 and 6 pm on the previous day.[2]
  • May 27 – The Ku Klux Klan defies a law requiring publication of its members.

July–September[edit]

October–December[edit]

Undated[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

  • February 26 – George Clement Perkins, United States Senator from California from 1893 till 1915. (born 1839)
  • April 28 – Knuteh Nelson, Norway-born Governor of Minnesota from 1893 till 1895 and United States Senator from Minnesota from 1895 till 1923. (born 1843)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Larry O'Dell. "Anti-Evolution Movement". Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History & Culture. Oklahoma Historical Society. Archived from the original on October 18, 2010. Retrieved September 13, 2010. 
  2. ^ "May Snow Storm". National Weather Service. Retrieved October 27, 2009. 

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