On This Day

July 24, 1900 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Race riot in New Orleans, 2 white policemen killed

Birthdays in History

  • Zelda Fitzgerald [née Sayre], American writer (This Side of Paradise) and wife of writer F. Scott Fitzgerald, born in Montgomery, Alabama (d. 1948)

Deaths in History

  • Ferdinand Hamet, Dutch missionary in Mongolia, murdered at 59
1900 in History