On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1896

Historical Events

  • 1st US absentee voting law enacted by Vermont

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestCharles "Lucky" Luciano

Charles "Lucky" Luciano, Italian-American gangster of the New York mafia, born in Sicily, Italy (d. 1962)

1896 Highlights

About November 24, 1896

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius