On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1924

Historical Events

  • Mongolian People's Republic proclaimed

Famous Birthdays

  • George Segal, American painter and sculptor of lifelike mixed-media figures (Bus Driver), born in NYC, New York (d. 2000)
  • Irwin Hoffman, American conductor, born in New York City (d. 2018)
  • Jasu Patel, Indian cricketer (Indian off-spinner, 9-69 v Aust 1959), born in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India (d. 1992)
  • Michael Holliday [Norman Milne], British pop singer ("The Story of My Life"), born in Liverpool, England (d. 1963)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Comic actor Charlie Chaplin (35) weds "The Kid" actress Lita Grey (16) in Mexico

Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker Charlie Chaplin
Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker
Charlie Chaplin
Actress Lita Grey
Lita Grey

1924 Highlights

About November 26, 1924

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 96 years and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius