On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1891

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

InventionHistoric Invention

Thomas Edison patents motion picture camera

Inventor Thomas Edison
Thomas Edison

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Mikhaylovich Dzegelyonok, Russian composer, born in Moscow (d. 1969)
  • Germaine Loosveldt, Flemish actress (Kniertje in On hope), born in Halluin, France (d. 1960)