Birthday Lore

Birthday Lore for January 24

Although you are good-natured, fair, and truthful, you are slightly inclined toward selfishness. You should marry early in life and choose a mate born in May, July, or November, and one spiritually inclined.

Who Shares

Who Else Shares This Birthday?

Born 1888: Vicki Baum (novelist)

Born 1919: Leon Kirchner (composer)

Born 1968: Mary Lou Retton (gymnast)

This Day

On This Day in History

2005: A blizzard that took over New England with blinding snow and blustering wind kept the Cape Cod Times from publishing a print edition for the first time

1984: Apple Computer, Inc. introduced the Macintosh personal computer

1925: Moving picture of a solar eclipse taken from dirigible over Long Island, NY