What Happened on August 11, 1924

Historical Events

  • 1st newsreel pictures of US presidential candidates were taken

Famous Birthdays

  • Arlene Dahl, American actress (Journey to the Center of the Earth, Ambush, One Life To Live), TV panelist (What's My Line), and perfumer, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 2021)
1924 Highlights

About August 11, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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