On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Herbert, 7th earl of Carnarvon, English peer and racing manager to the Queen, born in London, England (d. 2001)
  • Jean Francois Revel, French journalist/author (Ni Marx ni Jesus)
  • Nicholas Colasanto, American actor (Cheers, Family Plot, The Counterfeit Killer), born in Providence, Rhode Island (d. 1985)
1924 Highlights

About January 19, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn