What Happened on June 8, 1924

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • George Kirby, comedian (ABC Comedy Hour, Pearl Bailey Show), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Glidewell, Lord Justice
  • Ian Colquhoun, cricket wicket keeper (NZ vs England 1954-55)
  • Lyn Nofziger, American political operative (d. 2006)
  • Sheldon Allman, actor (Norm-Harris Against the World), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • William Barlow, CEO (BICC)

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Irvine, English mountain climber (climbing accident) (b. 1902)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

George Mallory, English mountain climber ("because it is there"), dies in a climbing accident at 37 (b. 1886)

Mountain Climber George Mallory
Mountain Climber
George Mallory