On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1924

Historical Events

  • NCRV, Dutch Christian Radio Society, forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Laplanche, French psychoanalytic thinker, born in Paris (d. 2012)
  • Wally Fawkes, British-Canadian cartoonist and jazz clarinetist, born in Vancouver, British Columbia

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Inventor Robert H. Goddard (41) weds secretary Esther Christine Kisk (23) at St. John's Episcopal Church in Worcester

Rocket Pioneer Robert H. Goddard
Rocket Pioneer
Robert H. Goddard

1924 Highlights

About June 21, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer