On This Day

What Happened on November 29, 1924

Historical Events

  • CFL Grey Cup, Varsity Stadium, Toronto: Queen's University wins 3rd straight Championship; defeat Toronto Balmy Beach, 11-3
  • NHL's Montreal Forum opens

Famous Deaths

Person of interestGiacomo Puccini

Giacomo Puccini, Italian composer (Mme Butterfly), dies in Brussels at 65

Composer Giacomo Puccini
Giacomo Puccini

1924 Highlights

About November 29, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius