On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1909

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Harry Hillman and Lawson Robertson run 100m 3-legged race in 11 seconds

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernhard Grzimek, German zoologist (West Germany), born in Neisse, Prussian Silesia, German Empire (d. 1987)
  • Irven Spence, American animator, born in Lincoln, Nebraska (d. 1995)