On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1924

Historical Events

Historic Publication

"La Révolution surréaliste" publishes its first issue in Paris, edited by André Breton

Music Premiere

George and Ira Gershwin's musical "Lady Be Good" premieres in NYC

  • Plutarco Elías Calles becomes President of Mexico
  • The Boston Bruins beat fellow expansion Montreal Maroons, 2-1 at Boston Arena; first NHL game to be played in the United States
1924 Highlights

About December 1, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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