On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1924

Historical Events

  • South Slavia aproves Italy's annexation of Fiume (Rijeka)

Famous Birthdays

  • George Haines, American swimming coach (7 x US Olympic teams), born in Huntington, Indiana (d.2006)
  • Konstantin Iliev, Bulgarian composer, born in Sofia, Bulgaria (d. 1988)
1924 Highlights

About March 9, 1924

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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