On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1924

Historical Events

  • 1st transmission of radio Bloemendaal

Historic InventionModel T

Ford Motor Company manufactures its 10 millionth automobile

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The 1910 Model T Ford
The 1910 Model T Ford
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Event of interestEvent of Interest

J. Edgar Hoover assumes leadership of the FBI

First Director of the FBI J. Edgar Hoover
First Director of the FBI
J. Edgar Hoover

Famous Birthdays

  • Ezer Weizman, 7th President of Israel (d. 2005)
  • Mohammed Ghazali, Pakistani cricketer (off-spinner wicketless in 2 Tests 54), born in Mumbai, India (d. 2003)
1924 Highlights

About June 15, 1924

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini