On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1933

Famous Birthdays

  • Catherine Hughes [Pestell], British principal (Somerville College Oxford), born in County Durham, England (d. 2014)
  • Mel Taylor, American rock drummer (The Ventures - "Walk, Don't Run"), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Alice Muriel Williamson, British novelist (b. 1869)
  • Mike Donlin, American baseball player (NY Giants), dies at 55
1933 Highlights

About September 24, 1933

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra