On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1916

Historical Events

AgreementContract of Interest

Mary Pickford becomes the first female film star to get a million dollar contract

Actress Mary Pickford
Mary Pickford

Famous Birthdays

  • John Ciardi, poet/critic (translated Dante)
1916 Highlights

About June 24, 1916

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 3 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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