On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Crown takes over Northern Rhodesia from British South Africa Co

BattleCoup d'état

Hitler sentenced to 5 years labor for "Beer Hall Putsch" but General Ludendorff acquitted

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
German General Erich Ludendorff
German General
Erich Ludendorff
  • Imperial Airways forms in Britain
  • The Royal Canadian Air Force is formed.

Famous Birthdays

  • Brendan Byrne, Governor of New Jersey
  • Čkalja [Miodrag Petrović], Serbian actor and one of the most popular comedians of former Yugoslavia, born in Kruševac, Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes (d. 2003)
  • Gunther Becker, composer