On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1913

Historical Events

  • Skyscraper, the Woolworth Building in New York City is opened - world's tallest building at the time

Famous Birthdays

  • Violet Archer [Balestreri], Canadian percussionist, composer, teacher, and organist, and percussionist, born in MontrĂ©al Quebec (d. 2000)
1913 Highlights

About April 24, 1913

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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