On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1908

Historical Events

  • Mr & Mrs Jacob Murdock become 1st to travel across US by car, they leave LA in a Packard & arrive in NYC in 32d-5h-25m

Famous Birthdays

  • Marceline Day [Newlin], American actress (The Cameraman, The Arm of the Law), born in Colorado Springs, Colorado (d. 2000)
1908 Highlights

About April 24, 1908

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus