On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1920

Famous Birthdays

  • Julius Youngner, American scientist, helped develop Salk polio vaccine, born in Manhattan, New York (d. 2017)
  • Marcel-Paul Sch├╝tzenberger, French mathematician, born in Paris (d. 1996)
1920 Highlights

About October 24, 1920

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 100 years and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio