On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Prater, English screenprinter, born in London (d. 1996)

Gil Hodges

Gil Hodges, American baseball 1st baseman (8 x MLB All Star; Brooklyn / LA Dodgers; NY Mets; World Series 1955, 59, 69; Gold Glove Award 1957–59) and manager (Washington Senators, NY Mets), born in Princeton, Indiana (d. 1972)

1924 Highlights

About April 4, 1924

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries