On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1924

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Dixie to Broadway" opens at Broadhurst Theater
  • Labour party loses British parliamentary election

Famous Birthdays

  • Zbigniew Herbert, writer

Famous Deaths

  • Frances Hodgson Burnett, British born American playwright and children's author ("Little Lord Fauntleroy"), dies at 74