On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • David Houston, Major-General/Lord Lieutenant of Sutherland
  • Richard B Shull, American character actor (Diana, Holmes & Yoyo), born in Evanston, Illinois (d. 1999)

Famous Deaths

  • André Charles Prosper Messager, French organist, composer and conductor (Les Deux Pigeons, Véronique), dies at 75
1929 Highlights

About February 24, 1929

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces