On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1946

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Bill Dickey replaces Joe McCarthy as Yankee manager

Famous Birthdays

  • Irina SzewiƄska, Polish athlete, administrator (Olympic various sprint gold 1964, 68, 76), born in Leningrad, Russia (d. 2018)
  • Jeremy Treglown, English scholar and editor (TLS)
  • Steve Upton, British-Welsh rock drummer (Wishbone Ash-There's the Rub, Locked In), born in Wrexham, Wales