What Happened on July 24, 1914

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • David Miles Bensuan-Butt, economist
  • Edwin Mirvish, owner (Old Vic)
  • Frances Oldham Kelsey, Canadian-American FDA Director (stopped thalidomide use in the US), born in Cobble Hill, British Columbia (d.2015)
  • Frank Silvera, actor (High Chaparral), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Kenneth B Clark, Canal Zone, civil rights activist (Dark Ghetto)
  • Riccardo Malipiero, composer
  • Robert Emhardt, actor (Mac-Another World, Underworld USA, Mooncussers)