On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1924

Historical Events

  • History of Science Society organized at Boston

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Willem Radecker, Dutch sculptor & son of John Raedecker, born in Schoorl, Netherlands (d. 2009)
  • Olivier Gendebien, Belgian auto racer (24 hours of Le Mans 1958, 60-62), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1998)
1924 Highlights

About January 12, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn