On This Day

May 24, 1928 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Umberto Nobile flies airship over North Pole again

Birthdays in History

  • Peter Griffiths, British politician (C), controversially won his seat (1964), born in West Bromwich, Staffordshire (d. 2013)
  • William Trevor, Irish writer (Children of Dynmouth, Fools of Fortune), born in Mitchelstown, Ireland (d. 2016)