What Happened on February 14, 1924

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

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)
1924 Highlights

About February 14, 1924

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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