What Happened on September 24, 1935

Historical Events

  • Earl Bascom and Weldon Bascom produce the first rodeo ever held outdoors under electric lights at Columbia, Mississippi

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Brilliant, Canadian TV host and journalist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Lawrence Urquhart, Scottish businessman and CEO (Burmah Castrol)
  • Paul Eells, American sportscaster ("Voice of the Razorbacks"), born in Iowa City, Iowa (d. 2006)
  • Sean McCann, Canadian actor (...First Do No Harm), born in Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Born in 1935
1935 Highlights

About September 24, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra