## Famous Birthdays

- Sergey Yablonsky, Soviet and Russian mathematician and one of the founders of the Soviet school of mathematical cybernetics and discrete mathematics (d. 1998), born in Moscow, Russia
- Wallace "Wally" Cox, American comedian and actor (Mister, Underdog, Peepers, Hollywood Squares), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 1973)

## Famous Deaths

- Gene Stratton-Porter, American author, screenwriter and naturalist (b. 1863)

1924 Highlights

## About December 6, 1924

**Day of the Week:** Saturday**How Long Ago?** 96 years, 3 months and 1 day

**Leap Year:** Yes

**Generation** **Greatest Generation**

**Chinese Zodiac:** **Rat**

**Star Sign: Sagittarius**