On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Conference about German recovery payments opens in London
  • Dutch-Turkish peace treaty signed

Sport awardTennis Open

US National Championship Women's Tennis, Forest Hills, NY: Defending champion Helen Wills Moody beats 7-time winner Molla Bjurstedt Mallory 6-1, 6-3

Tennis Player Helen Wills Moody
Tennis Player
Helen Wills Moody