On This Day

October 24, 1908 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Billy Murray hits the charts with "Take Me Outto the Ball Game"

Birthdays in History

  • John Alwyne Kitching, British zoologist (d. 1996)
  • John Tuzo Wilson, Canadian geologist (contributions to plate tectonics), born in Ottawa, Ontario (d. 1993)