On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1914

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrzej Panufnik, Polish composer (Tragic Overture), born in Warsaw, Poland
  • Hein Jordans, Dutch conductor, born in Venlo, Limburg, Netherlands (d. 2003)
  • Sir John Kerr, Australian politician and the Governor General who dismissed the Whitlam Government, born in Sydney, New South Wales (d. 1991)
1914 Highlights

About September 24, 1914

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra