What Happened on May 4, 1924

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 8th Olympic games open at Paris, France
  • German Republic election: fascists & communists win

Famous Birthdays

  • Tatiana Nikolayeva, Russian pianist and composer, born in Bezhitsa, Russia (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Edith Nesbit, British children books author (The Story of the Treasure Seekers, Five Children and It), dies at 65