What Happened on September 2, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 44th U.S. Men's National Championship: Bill Tilden beats Bill Johnston (6-1, 9-7, 6-2)
  • Rudolf Friml and Herbert Stothart's "Rose Marie" opens to rave reviews in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel arap Moi, Kenyan politician, President of Kenya (1978-2002), born in Kurieng'wo, Kenya