On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 1924

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Italian Fascist Mussolini orders the suppression of opposition newspapers

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini

Famous Birthdays

  • Taylor Mead, American writer, actor and performer (Factory, Taylor Mead's Ass), born in Grosse Pointe, Michigan (d. 2013)
  • Victoria Draves, American platform/springboard diver (Olympic gold 1948)