On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1917

Historical Events

  • Nine police officers and one civilian are killed when a bomb explodes at the Milwaukee, Wisconsin police headquarters building.

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Bilderback Hervig, composer
  • Rita Corita [Hendrika Sturm], Dutch singer
1917 Highlights

About November 24, 1917

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 103 years and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius