On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1924

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Admiral Paul Koundouriotis becomes President of Greece

Famous Birthdays

  • Dennis Main-Wilson, British TV and radio producer (Marty, Till Death Us Do Part), born in Dulwich, London (d. 1997)
  • Earl George, composer (d. 1994)
  • Enrico Josif, composer
  • Terry Southern, writer

Famous Deaths

  • August Cuppens, Flemish author (Limburgs Driemanschap), dies at 62