On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1924

Historical Events

  • Conference over German recovery payments begins in London
  • NY Giants George Kelly is 1st to hit HRs in 6 cons games

Famous Birthdays

  • Bess Myerson, 1st Jewish Miss America (1945), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2014)
1924 Highlights

About July 16, 1924

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer