On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Jelly-Roll Blues" is recorded by blues great Jelly Roll Morton

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony "Tony" Britton, British actor (Day of Jackal, Girl in my Soup), born in Birmingham, England
  • Christine Goitschel, French slalom (Olympic gold 1964)
  • Peter Heatly, Scottish diver and Chairman of the Commonwealth Games Federation, born in Leith, Scotland (d. 2015)