On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 1924

Historical Events

  • Bavaria & Vatican reach accord

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Frierson, pioneering African American opera singer, born in Columbia, Tennessee (d. 2018)
  • Jules de Corte, blind Dutch ballad singer and songwriter, born in Deurne, Netherlands (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish organist, conductor, composer, and music teacher (Royal College of Music, 1882-1924), dies at 71
1924 Highlights

About March 29, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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