January 24, 1948 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Dutch Liberal Party forms - People's party for Freedom & Democracy (VVD)

Birthdays in History

  • Elliott Abrams, asst secretary of state/supplied arms to the Contras

Deaths in History

  • Arthur Liebehenschel, Commandant at Auschwitz concentration camp (b. 1901)
  • Maria Mandel, Camp Leader at Auschwitz (b. 1912)