On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Milton Katims, American conductor/violist (WOR-NYC), born in NYC, New York
  • William G Penney, British physicist (1st British Atom Bomb)

Famous Deaths

  • Sarah Orne Jewett, American author (Country of the Pointed Firs), dies at 59
1909 Highlights

About June 24, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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