On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1924

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thomas J. Watson renames the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company (CTR) as International Business Machines (IBM)

Businessman Thomas J. Watson
Thomas J. Watson

Famous Birthdays

  • Arghyris Kounadis, Greek composer, born in Istanbul, Turkey (d. 2011)
  • Patricia Knatchbull, 2nd Countess Mountbatten of Burma, born in Westminster, London, England (d. 2017)