What Happened on February 5, 1924

Historical Events

  • The Royal Greenwich Observatory begin broadcasting the hourly time signals known as the Greenwich Time Signal or the "BBC pips".

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Lynn, anarchist

Famous Deaths

  • Alexis Hollander, composer, dies at 83
1924 Highlights

About February 5, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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