On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1932

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • British government signs trade treaty with USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Johnny Lattner, American football player, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2016)
  • Pierre-Gilles de Gennes, French physicist and Nobel Prize laureate (1991), born in Paris, France (d. 2007)

Person of interestRobert Mundell

Robert Mundell, Canadian economist and Nobel laureate (1999) "father of the euro", born in Kingston, Ontario

Economist/Nobel Laureate Robert Mundell
Economist/Nobel Laureate
Robert Mundell