On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1924

Historical Events

  • Cardinal Jim Bottomley bats in 12 RBIs in 1 game

Famous Birthdays

  • Lauren Bacall, American actress and singer named the 20th greatest female star of classic Hollywood cinema (Dark Passage, Key Largo), born in Staten Island, New York (d. 2014)
  • Paddy Stone, Canadian choreographer (Piccadilly Palace), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
1924 Highlights

About September 16, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

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