On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Knotts, American actor (Andy Griffth Show, 3's Company), born in Morgantown, West Virginia (d. 2006)

Famous Deaths

  • Dudley Allen Sargent, American physician and educator (Harvard U gymnasium), dies at 74
1924 Highlights

About July 21, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer