What Happened on August 1, 1924

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Worrell, cricketer (one of the three W's, inspiring WI captain)
  • Georges Charpak, Polish-French Physicist who invented and developed subatomic particle detectors (Nobel Prize for Physics in 1992), born in Paris, France
  • Jeffrey Segal, actor/playwright (Vanity Fair, Rest in Pieces)
  • Marcia Mae Jones, American actress (d. 2007)