On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1924

Historical Events

  • Hamilton Tiger Red Green scores 5 goals to beat Tor Maple Leafs 10-5

Famous Birthdays

  • Beverly Hanson, American golfer (3 LPGA major titles), born in Fargo, North Dakota (d. 2014)
  • George Savalas, Greek-American actor (Kojak, Kelly's Heroes), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 1985)
1924 Highlights

About December 5, 1924

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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