On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1927

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • John Kelly Jr, American sculler (Olympic bronze 1956) and brother of Grace Kelly, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1985)
  • Martinus J Mentz, South African MP (Conservative)
  • Timothy Bevan, British lawyer and CEO (Barclays Bank) (d. 2016)