On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 1901

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Writer O. Henry is released from prison in Austin, Texas after serving three years for embezzlement from a bank

Short Story Writer O. Henry
Short Story Writer
O. Henry

1901 Highlights

About July 24, 1901

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo