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Historical Events For May - 24

Thursday, 30 March 2017

1990  Andre Dawson receives a record 5 intentional walks in a game on May - 24.  

1990  On May - 24 stanley Cup Edmonton Oilers beat Boston Bruins, 4 games to 1  

1990  Stanley Cup: Edmonton Oilers beat Boston Bruins, 4 games to 1 on May - 24.  

1991  Gene Clark, folk-rocker (Byrds-Tambourine Man), dies at 49 on this day in history.  

1992  On May - 24 jay Leno makes his Tonight Show debut as permanent host, succeeding Johnny Carson  

1992  Joan Sanderson, actress (Young Wives' Tale, Fawlty Towers), dies at 79 on this day in history.  

1993  On May - 24 eritrea achieved independence from Ethiopia after 30-year civil war  

1993  On this day in history kim Basinger files for bankruptcy to avoid paying $7.4 million settlement  

1993  Kurd rebellion kills 33 soldiers & 5 citizens in Turkey on May - 24.  

1993  Jesus Posadas Ocampo, Mexican cardinal/archbishop, shot dead at 66 on this day in history.  

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1994  On May - 24 poison singer Bret Michaels gets into a car crash  

1994  Jean-Pierre E Plooij, Dutch writer (Bird House), dies at 48 on this day in history.  

1995  On May - 24 harold Wilson, British PM (1964-70, 74-76), dies of cancer at 79  

1996  "Spy Hard" starring Leslie Nielsen is released on May - 24.  

1996  On this day in history alexander Langsdorf, physicist, dies at 83  

1997  On May - 24 actor Tim Allen arrested for drunk driving in Michigan  

1997  Edward Mulhare, actor (Ghost & Mrs Muir), dies of lung cancer at 74 on this day in history.  

2006  On May - 24 east Timor's Foreign Minister Horta officially requests military assistance from the governments of Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia and Portugal.  

2007  On May - 24 general election in the Republic of Ireland. Taoiseach Bertie Ahern and his Fianna Fáil party win a majority of seats for the third election in a row.  

2013  On this day in history rafael Correa is sworn into a third term as President of Ecuador  

2014  On this day in history yingluck Shinawatra, former prime minister of Thailand, is detained by army after a military coup  

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Famous Birthdays In May - 24

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1522  John Jewel, English bishop (d. 1571) was born on May - 24.  

1544  William Gilbert, Essex England, physicist (researcher into magnetism) was born on this day in history.  

1605  Nikon, [Nikita Minin], patriarch of Russian-orthodox church was born on this day in history.  

1610  Giovanni Battista Chinelli, composer was born on this day in history.  

1616  John Maitland, Duke of Lauderdale (d. 1682) was born on this day in history.  

1619  On this day in history birth of philips Wouwerman(s), Dutch painter  

1650  John Churchill, 1st duke of Marlborough, English general strategist was born on May - 24.  

1671  On May - 24 birth of gian Gastone de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (d. 1737)  

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Famous Deaths In May - 24

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1144  On May - 24 petronella, wife of earl Floris II the Vette of Holland/regent, dies  

1153  On this day in history david I, King of Scotland, dies  

1351  Death of Abu al-Hasan 'Ali, Sultan of Morocco (b. circa 1297) on this day in history.  

1408  Death of Taejo of Joseon, ruler of Korea (b. 1335) on May - 24.  

1425  Death of Murdoch Stewart, 2nd Duke of Albany, Scottish politician (b. 1362) on this day in history.  

1456  Death of Ambroise de Loré, French military commander (b. 1396) on this day in history.  

1543  On this day in history nicolas Copernicus, astronomer, dies in Poland  

1612  Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury/PM (1598-1612), dies at 48 on this day in history.  

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