On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1924

Historical Events

  • British Labour government cuts military budget

Famous Birthdays

  • Sarah Caldwell, American conductor/opera director (Flagstaff), born in Maryville, Missouri (2006)
  • William H. Webster, American judge, Director of the FBI (1978-87) and Director of the CIA (1987-91), born in St. Louis, Missouri

Famous Deaths

  • Meyer van Beem, Dutch actor (Mottige Janus, Black Venus), dies at 85
1924 Highlights

About March 6, 1924

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces