What Happened on January 11, 1924

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • A republic is proclaimed in Greece; King George II is deposed and Eleutherios Venizelo is named Prime Minister of the Greek National Assembly

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Cherry, Wichita Texas, singer (Dean Martin Summer Show)
  • Sam B. Hall, American politician (d. 1994)
  • Slim Harpo [James Moore], Lobdell, Louisiana, American blues musician

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Novelist Hermann Hesse (36) weds singer Ruth Wenger

Nobel Laureate Novelist Hermann Hesse
Nobel Laureate Novelist
Hermann Hesse