On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1924

Historical Events

  • 1st performance of Jean Sibelius' 7th Symphony in C at the Konsertföreningenin in Stockholm
  • Greece becomes a republic

Famous Birthdays

  • Lois Andrews [Lorraine Gourley], American actress (Dixie Dugan, Meet Me After the Show, The Desert Hawk), born in Huntington Park, California (d. 1968)
  • Norman Fell, American actor (Three's Company, The End, Graduate), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1998)
1924 Highlights

About March 24, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries