On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1935

Famous Birthdays

  • Jiří Teml, Czech composer (People and Sources Symphony), born in Vimperk, Czechoslovakia
  • Pete Hamill, journalist (NY Post), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Terry Riley, American minimalist composer (In C; A Rainbow In Curved Air), born in Colfax, California

Famous Deaths


Person of interestCarlos Gardel

Carlos Gardel, Argentine singer and the most prominent figure in the history of tango, dies in a plane crash at 44


1935 Highlights

About June 24, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 86 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer