On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1901

Historical Events

Historic Event

1st exhibition by Pablo Picasso aged 19, opens in Paris

  • Jewish National Fund starts

Famous Birthdays

  • Chuck Taylor, American Basketball Hall of Fame promoter (Converse All Star shoes), born in Azalia, Indiana (d. 1969)
  • Harry Partch, American composer (Revelations in the Courthouse Park; Delusion Of The Fury), born in Oakland, California (d. 1974)
1901 Highlights

About June 24, 1901

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer