On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1918

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Gottfried von Einem, Bern Switzerland, Austrian composer (Dantons Tod)
  • John McLiam [Williams], Canadian actor (First Blood, Sleeper, Men From Shiloh), born in Alberta, Canada (d. 1994)
  • Oral Roberts, Pontotoc County Oklahoma, American Televangelist, founder Oral Roberts College

Famous Deaths

  • George Arthur Crump, Founder of the Pine Valley Golf Club in Clementon NJ (b. 1871)