On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1924

Historical Events

  • Government routes 7 Provinces to Peking

Famous Birthdays

  • J. D. Tippit, American police officer murdered by Lee Harvey Oswald shortly after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, born in Texas (d. 1963)
  • Zelda Fichandler, American theater director and producer (Raisin, K2), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2016)

Famous Deaths

  • Francis H. Bradley, British idealist philosopher (Appearance and Reality), dies at 78
1924 Highlights

About September 18, 1924

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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