On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Adam Maklakiewicz, composer
  • Ward Morehouse, American theater critic and newspaper columnist (d. 1966)

Famous Deaths

  • Abdullah ibn Mohammed al-Ta'a'ishi, mahdi of Sudan (1883-99), dies
1899 Highlights

About November 24, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 122 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius