Historical Events on October 28, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • French-Russian trade agreement signed

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Miner M.de Bruin discovers the infant fossil skull, "Taung child" in a lime quarry in Taung, South Africa. Paleoanthropologist Raymond Dart identifies the fossil as a new hominin species, Australopithecus africanus.

Paleoanthropologist Raymond Dart
Paleoanthropologist
Raymond Dart
  • White Sox beat NY Giants 8-4 in Dublin, less than 20 fans attend