On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1924

Historical Events

  • Hanapepe Massacre occurs on Kauai, Hawaii.

Famous Birthdays

  • Bettejane "Jane" Greer, American actress (Out of the Past, Prisoner of Zenda, Clown), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2001)
  • Nino Bibbia, Italian bobsled (Olympic gold 1948)
  • Rik Van Steenbergen, Belgian cyclist (d. 2003)
  • Sylvia Miles, American actress (Midnight Cowboy, Farewell My Lovely), born in NYC, New York (d. 2019)
1924 Highlights

About September 9, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo