On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Doc Blanchard, American College Football Hall of Fame fullback (Heisman Trophy 1945; National C'ship 1944, 45, 46; Army), born in McColl, South Carolina (d. 2009)

Famous Weddings

Wedding of Interest

Photographer Alfred Stieglitz (60) marries artist Georgia O'Keeffe (37) in Cliffside Park, New Jersey

1924 Highlights

About December 11, 1924

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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