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)
  • Max McNab, Canadian ice hockey executive (GM Washington Capitals 1975-83; New Jersey Devils 1983-87), born in Watson, Saskatchewan (d. 2007)
  • Wally Fawkes [pen name Trog], British-Canadian cartoonist and jazz clarinetist, born in Vancouver, British Columbia (d. 2023)
Born in 1924

Famous Weddings

Robert H. Goddard

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

1924 Highlights

About June 21, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

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