On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1924

Historical Events

Historic Event

After Stanley Baldwin's resignation, Ramsay MacDonald forms Britain's first Labour Government, climaxing 24 years of struggle by the Labour Party

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Lautenberg, American politician (Sen-D-NJ, 1982-2001, 2003-2013), born in Paterson, New Jersey (d. 2013)
1924 Highlights

About January 23, 1924

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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