What Happened on December 13, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • KOA-AM in Denver CO begins radio transmissions

Famous Birthdays

  • Larry Doby, 1st African American in baseball's AL (Cleve Indians)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Samuel Gompers, organizer (American Federation of Labor), dies at 74

Founder of the American Federation of Labor Samuel Gompers
Founder of the American Federation of Labor
Samuel Gompers