On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1924

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Lucky [Eli] Thompson, American jazz musician (Cuban Fire!), born in Columbia, South Carolina (d. 2005)
  • Sayed Idries Shah, thinker
1924 Highlights

About June 16, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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