What Happened on November 4, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • British Labour government of Ramsay MacDonald resigns
  • California legalizes professional boxing (illegal since 1914)
  • Nellie Tayloe Ross elected first US female governor (Wyoming)

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

US President Calvin Coolidge re-elected

30th US President Calvin Coolidge
30th US President
Calvin Coolidge

Famous Birthdays

  • Howie Meeker, Canadian ice hockey player and politician

Famous Deaths

  • Gabriel Urbain Faure, French composer (Requiem), dies at 79
  • Richard Conner, American Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient (b. 1843)