What Happened on March 24, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 110th Grand National: Dave Dick aboard E.S.B. wins

Famous Birthdays

  • Ijaz Faqih, cricketer (Pakistan off-spin all-rounder in 5 Tests 80-88)

Famous Deaths

  • Edmund Taylor Whittaker, British mathematician (applied mathematics and the theory of special functions), dies at 82