What Happened on June 24, 1894

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Decision to hold modern Olympics every 4 years
  • Marie Fran├žois Sadi Carnot is assassinated in Lyon by Italian anarchist Sante Geronimo Caserio

Famous Deaths

  • Marie Fran├žois Sadi Carnot, President of France (1887-94), assassinated by Italian anarchist Sante Geronimo Caserio at 56