On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Sonny Turner, American singer (The Platters, The Metrotones), born in Fairmont, West Virginia

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Laenmie, German-born American film producer (Universal Pictures), dies at 72
1939 Highlights

About September 24, 1939

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 81 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra