On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Whitaker, American sportscaster (ABC, CBS), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2019)
  • Maya Kopitseva, Russian painter of the Leningrad school, born in Gagry, USSR (d. 2005)
  • Priscilla Pointer, American actress (Carrie, Mommie Dearest), born in NYC, New York
1924 Highlights

About May 18, 1924

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus