On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1924

Historical Events

  • Martin Beck Theater opens at 302 W 45th St NYC
  • Palace of Legion of Honor dedicated in San Francisco

Famous Birthdays

  • Piet van der Sanden, Dutch journalist and politician (CDA), born in Gouda, Netherlands (d. 2015)
  • Rusi Modi, Indian cricketer (strong Indian batsman in post-War years), born in Bombay, India (d. 1996)
1924 Highlights

About November 11, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 96 years and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio