On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1924

Historical Events

  • China recognizes the USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Patricia Roberts Harris, (Rep-D),1st African American woman cabinet member, born in Mattoon, Illinois (d. 1985)
  • Russell Endean, cricketer (28 Tests for South Africa, handled the ball 1956)
1924 Highlights

About May 31, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 4 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini