On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1935

Historical Events


Historic InventionBeer in a Can

1st canned beer, "Krueger's Cream Ale," is sold by American company Krueger Brewing Co.

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Krueger's Cream Ale and Krueger's Finest Beer, sold by American company Krueger Brewing Co.
Krueger's Cream Ale and Krueger's Finest Beer, sold by American company Krueger Brewing Co.
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Famous Birthdays

  • Bamber Gascoigne, English television presenter (University Challenge), born in London, England
  • Eric Ashton, English rugby league footballer, born in St Helens, United Kingdom (d. 2008)
1935 Highlights

About January 24, 1935

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius