On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1924

Historical Events

  • 1st Dutch airliner, Fokker F.VII lands in Batavia (Java) after flying from Amsterdam
  • General Feng Yu-Hsiang, a warlord from the north of China, turns on his allies and seizes Peking

Famous Birthdays

  • Victor Grinich, Croatian-American businessman (d. 2000)
1924 Highlights

About November 24, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 97 years and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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