On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Cathleen Nesbitt, British actress (The Farmer's Daughter), born in Belfast, Ireland (d. 1982)
  • Dale Carnegie, author (How to Win Friends & Influence People)
  • Fredrick Willius, American cardiologist (d. 1972)
  • Rudolf Klein-Rogge, German actor and prototype for silent films master criminal (Metropolis, Spies), born in Cologne, Germany (d. 1955)
1888 Highlights

About November 24, 1888

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 133 years and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius