On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1943

Historical Events

  • Anti-nazi Clandestine Radio Soldatsender Calais begins transmitting

Famous Birthdays

  • José E. Serrano, American politician (Rep-D-New York), born in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico

Famous Deaths

  • Hector de Saint-Denys Garneau, French Canadian poet (Regards et jeux dans l'espace), dies at 31
1943 Highlights

About October 24, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 78 years and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Scorpio