On This Day

What Happened on October 18, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Harold "Red" Grange, finest collegiate football game (4 long TD runs)

NFL Legend Red Grange
NFL Legend
Red Grange
  • Notre Dame beats Army 13-7, NY Hearld Tribune dubs them (4 Horsemen)

Famous Birthdays

  • Allyn Ferguson, orchestra leader (Andy Williams Show), born in San Jose, California
  • Egil Hovland, composer
  • Frank Liedel, [Leo van Assche], Flemish writer (Kaperbrief)
  • Hugh Allan "Buddy" MacMaster, Canadian musician