On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Elias Motsoaledi, South African freedom fighter and anti-apartheid activist, born in Phokoane, Sekhukhuneland, Northern Transvaal (d. 1994)
  • John Kilgour, British physician and director of prison medical services (Home Office), born in Aberdeen, Scotland (d. 2008)
1924 Highlights

About July 26, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 96 years and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo