On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1924

Historical Events

Historic Event

Eugene O'Neill's "Welded" premieres in NYC

  • Netherlands & USSR begin talks over USSR recognition
  • Sweden & USSR exchange diplomats

Famous Birthdays

  • Stephen Dodgson, British composer, born in Chelsea, London, England (d. 2013)
1924 Highlights

About March 17, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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