On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1924

Historical Events

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

US Open Women's Tennis

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

1924 Highlights

About August 16, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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