On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Gila Wilderness Area established by US Forest Service

Famous Birthdays

  • David Richard Holloway, literary Editor
  • Jimmy Rogers, American blues musician (Muddy Waters' Band), born in Ruleville, Mississippi (d. 1997)
  • Michael Gow, commandant (Royal College of Defense Studies)
  • Ted Mallie, American radio and television announcer (d. 1999)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestFranz Kafka

Franz Kafka, Czech writer (Trial, Amerika, Metamorphosis), dies at 40

Writer Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka