On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 1911

Historical Events


DiscoveryHistoric Discovery

American explorer Hiram Bingham discovers Machu Picchu, the Lost City of the Incas

Archaeologist and Explorer Hiram Bingham
Archaeologist and Explorer
Hiram Bingham
  • Cleve's League Park hosts 1st unofficial ML All Star game (benefit game for Addie Joss' family). Cleveland Naps lose to All Stars 5-3
1911 Highlights

About July 24, 1911

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo