What Happened on May 31, 1924

Historical Events

  • China recognizes the USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Patricia Roberts Harris, American politician (Rep-D),1st African American woman cabinet member, born in Mattoon, Illinois (d. 1985)
  • Russell Endean, South African cricket wicketkeeper (28 Tests, 3 x 100, HS 162no, 41 dismissals; Transvaal, MCC), born in Johannesburg, South Africa (d. 2003)
Born in 1924
1924 Highlights

About May 31, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

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