What Happened on September 11, 1924

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Akaka, American educator and politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Hawaii), born in Honolulu, Hawaii (d. 2018)
  • Rudolf Vrba, Slovak-Jewish biochemist and Holocaust survivor, born in Topoľčany, Czechoslovakia (d. 2006)

Person of interestTom Landry

Tom Landry, American NFL player (NY Giants) and coach (Dallas Cowboys), born in Mission, Texas (d. 2000)

NFL Head Coach Tom Landry
NFL Head Coach
Tom Landry

Famous Deaths

  • Mieczyslaw Surzynski, Polish organ virtuoso and composer (1904 Organ Concerto), dies at 57