On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1924

Historical Events

  • Bureau of Surrealist Research opens in Paris, directed by Antonin Artaud, resource centre for surrealist writers

Famous Birthdays

  • Mal Whitfield, American track athlete (Olympic 3 gold, silver & bronze 1948, 52), born in Bay City, Texas (d. 2015)
1924 Highlights

About October 11, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 97 years and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

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