On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1924

Historical Events

  • AEK Athens FC is established on the anniversary of the siege of Constantinople by the Turks

Famous Birthdays

  • Miloslav Kříž, Czech basketball coach (Czech Women's team, German Men's team), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia (d. 2013)
  • Pepper Paire, American National Women's Baseball Hall of Fame catcher (1948 AAGPBL All-Star Team), born in Los Angeles, CA (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Pierre-Paul Cambon, French diplomat (Madrid/London), dies
1924 Highlights

About May 29, 1924

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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