What Happened on July 24, 1897

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Amelia Earhart, American aviator and 1st woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, born in Atchison, Kansas (d. 1939)

  • Elmar Berkovich, Hungarian/Dutch designer (Eindhoven Theatre)
  • Karl von Mechow, German writer (Auf Dem Wege, Vorsommer), born in Bonn, Germany (d. 1960)