On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Barty [William John Bertanzetti,], American actor (Under the Rainbow, Foul Play), born in Millsboro, Pennsylvania (d. 2000)
  • Bobby Brown, American baseball third baseman (NY Yankees; World Series 1947, 49–51) and executive (president American League 1984-94), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 2021)
  • Earl Palmer, American rock and roll drummer (The Wrecking Crew), born in New Orleans (d. 2008)
1924 Highlights

About October 25, 1924

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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