On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1914

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Frank Craven's "Too Many Cooks" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • David Langdon, cartoonist/illustrator
  • Ralph Erskine, British architect (Byker Wall) (d. 2005)
  • Zachary Scott, American actor (Spotlight Playhouse, Mildred Pierce), born in Austin, Texas (d. 1965)

Famous Deaths

  • Joshua Chamberlain, Civil War hero for the Union on Little Round Top at the Battle of Gettysburg