On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday

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)