On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1899

Historical Events

  • US National Championship Women's Tennis, Philadelphia CC: Marion Jones beats Maud Banks 6-1, 6-1, 7-5 for her first of 2 US singles titles

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Marshall, Scottish writer (Father Malachy's Miracle), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 1987)
1899 Highlights

About June 24, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 121 years and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer