What Happened on May 1, 1924

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Admiral Paul Koundouriotis becomes president of Greece

Famous Birthdays

  • Earl George, composer (d. 1994)
  • Enrico Josif, composer
  • Patricia Roberts Harris, 1st US African American woman cabinet member
  • Terry Southern, writer

Famous Deaths

  • August Cuppens, Flemish author (Limburgs Driemanschap), dies at 62