On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1924

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

J. Edgar Hoover appointed head of FBI

First Director of the FBI J. Edgar Hoover
First Director of the FBI
J. Edgar Hoover

Famous Deaths

  • Adolfo Albertazzi, Italian writer (Amore & Amore, Top), dies at 58
1924 Highlights

About May 10, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus