On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1924

Historical Events

  • Respighi's symphony "Pini di Roma" premieres in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Marion Morgan, American singer (Stop the Music)
  • Raj Kapoor, Indian actor known as "the greatest showman of Hindi cinema" (Awaara, Boot Polish), born in Peshawar, British India (d. 1988)
  • Siiri Rantanen, Finnish cross country skier (Olympic gold 1956), born in Tohmaj√§rvi, North Karelia, Finland
1924 Highlights

About December 14, 1924

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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