On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st Boeing B-29 arrives in China "over the Hump"

Famous Birthdays

  • St. Clair Lee, American singer (Rock the Boat), born in California
  • Tony Visconti, American music producer (Blackstar, Low, "Heroes"), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • William Stephens, U.S. political figure (b. 1859)