On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Abdulrahman Mohamed Babu, revolutionary, politician and pan-Africanist (Zanzibar revolution), born in Zanzibar, Sultanate of Zanzibar(d. 1996)
  • Charles Keeping, British illustrator (The Highwayman), born in London, England (d. 1988)
  • Norvel Lee, American boxer (Olympic gold 1952), born in Eagle Rock, Virginia (d. 1992)
  • Rosamunde Pilcher, English novelist (The Shell Seekers), born in Lelant, England (d. 2019)
1924 Highlights

About September 22, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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