On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Wright, English soccer defender (105 caps, captain x 90; Wolverhampton Wanderers 490 games) and manager (Arsenal 1962-66), born in Ironbridge, England (d. 1994)
  • Jin Yong [Louis Cha Leung-yung], Chinese Wuxia novelist, born in Haining, China (d. 2018)
  • Paolo Volponi, Italian communist & author (Road to Rome), born in Urbino, Italy (d. 1994)
1924 Highlights

About February 6, 1924

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

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