On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1900

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Smith Hallidie, American inventor and cable car pioneer, dies at 64
  • George Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll and Secretary of State for India (1868-74, 1880-85), dies at 76
1900 Highlights

About April 24, 1900

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus