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Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Koningin WilhelminaKoningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from September 19, 1922 to August 4, 1925 the cabinet Ruys de Beerenbrouck II, with Jonkheer mr. Ch.J.M. Ruys de Beerenbrouck (RKSP) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 7.2 million citizens.
  • The 1924 Winter Olympics opens in Chamonix, France (in the French Alps), inaugurating the Winter Olympic Games.
  • Capital punishment: The first state execution in the United States by gas chamber takes place in Nevada.
  • On the anniversary of Greek Independence, Alexandros Papanastasiou proclaims the Second Hellenic Republic.
Weather

The temperature on September 12, 1924 was between 13.0 °C and 19.7 °C and averaged 15.2 °C. There was 4.6 hours of sunshine (36%). The average windspeed was 4 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the south-southwest.

Source: KNMI (weather station De Bilt/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from September 12, 1924 at Delpher

Born on September 12
Died on September 12

Names that were popular for boys in 1924
  • Johannes
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Hendrik
  • Willem
  • Petrus
  • Gerrit
  • Pieter
  • Adrianus
  • Gerardus
  • Wilhelmus
  • Jacobus
  • Jacob
  • Hendrikus
  • Antonius
Names that were popular for girls in 1924
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Anna
  • Cornelia
  • Elisabeth
  • Wilhelmina
  • Hendrika
  • Adriana
  • Catharina
  • Petronella
  • Jacoba
  • Helena
  • Aaltje
  • Geertruida
  • Grietje