On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1901

Historical Events

  • Seventy-eight miners die in the Caerphilly pit disaster in South Wales

Famous Birthdays

  • José Nasazzi, Uruguayan footballer (Uruguay national team captain for FIFA 1930), born in Montevideo, Uruguay (d. 1968)
1901 Highlights

About May 24, 1901

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini