On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1935

Historical Events

Beer in a Can

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

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? 86 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius