On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Caterina Jarboro, African-American opera singer and 1st black female performer to sing on opera stage in US, born in Wilmington, North Carolina (d. 1986)
  • Frank Mortelmans, Belgian painter, born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1986)
1898 Highlights

About July 24, 1898

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo