On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 1924

Historical Events

  • Giants rip Braves 22-1, Frisch goes 6-for-6 before grounding out
  • Leopold and Loeb found guilty of the murder of Robert Franks in Chicago in the "the crime of the century"

Famous Birthdays

  • Boyd K. Packer, LDS church apostle, born in Brigham City, Utah (d. 2015)
  • Ted Kluszewski, American baseball 1st baseman (4-time MLB All Star), born in Argo, Illinois (d. 1988)

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Lees, English cricket fast bowler (5 Tests, 26 wickets), dies at 48
1924 Highlights

About September 10, 1924

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo