What Happened on June 16, 1924

Historical Events

  • South Africa all out 30 v England in 48 minutes, Gilligan 6-7

Famous Birthdays

  • (Eli) "Lucky" Thompson, American jazz musician (Cuban Fire!), born in Columbia, South Carolina (d. 2005)
  • Idries Shah, Indian author and Sufi teacher, born in Simla, British India (d. 1996)
Born in 1924
1924 Highlights

About June 16, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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