On This Day

November 24, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Mexican and US representatives sign a protocol at Atlantic City, under which Pershing's troops will withdraw and each nation's army will guard the border. President Carranza of Mexico will refuse to accept it

Birthdays in History

  • Forrest J Ackerman, invented the term "sci-fi"

Deaths in History

  • Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim, American-born gunsmith (b. 1840)