What Happened on September 24, 1896

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

F. Scott Fitzgerald, American author (Great Gatsby, Zelda), born in St. Paul, Minnesota (d. 1940)

Famous Deaths

  • Louis De Geer, 1st Swedish Prime Minister (b. 1818)
  • Percy McDonnell, Australian cricketer (19 Tests 1880-88, 3 centuries), dies a 35