On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Eyck, Dutch painter and sculptor
  • Lucia Chase, American ballerina and co-founder of American Ballet Theater, born in Waterbury, Connecticut (d. 1986)
  • Wilhelm Reich, Austrian-US psycho analysist (character analysis)
1897 Highlights

About March 24, 1897

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries