On This Day

Events in Film & Television in February 1924

  • Feb 4 George Kelly's play "Show-Off," premieres in New York City
  • Feb 5 The Royal Greenwich Observatory begin broadcasting the hourly time signals known as the Greenwich Time Signal or the "BBC pips".

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Feb 17 American swimmer Johnny Weissmuller sets 100m world freestyle record 57.4s at Miami, Florida

Swimmer and Actor Johnny Weissmuller
Swimmer and Actor
Johnny Weissmuller