Historical Events In 1924
Thursday, 22 November 2018
Jul 07 Robert LeGendre of US, sets then long jump record at 25' 5½" on this day in history.
Jul 09 Leonard Pennario, Buffalo NY, pianist (LA Philharmonic) in the year 1924.
Jul 10 Denmark takes Greenland as Norway ends claim on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1924 johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73
Jul 11 In the year 1924 claus Bremer, writer
Jul 11 Moslem-Hindu rebellion in Delhi in the year 1924.
Jul 12 In the year 1924 jaap Geraedts, composer
Jul 13 On this day in history albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6)
Jul 13 On this day in history george Handy, horse trainer
Jul 14 James W. Black, Scottish pharmacologist, Nobel laureate in the year 1924.
Jul 15 On this day in history david Cox, warden (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Jul 16 In the year 1924 bess Myerson, Bronx NY, 1st Jewish Miss America (1945)
Jul 16 On this day in history conference over German recovery payments begins in London
Jul 17 St Louis Card Jesse Haines no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0 on this day in history.
Jul 18 Howard Roberts, Burlington NJ, choral director (Leslie Uggams Show) on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history kPD points out Rote Frontkampferbund against Nazi
Jul 19 On this day in history sybren Polet, [Sijbe Minnema], Dutch writer/poet (Mannekino)
Jul 20 Federation Internationale des Echecs (FIDE) forms in Paris on this day in history.
Jul 20 On this day in history hans Lodeizen, [Johannes A Frederik], Dutch poet (Inner Self)
Jul 21 Don Knotts, Morgantown WV, actor (Amdy Griffth Show, 3's Company) in the year 1924.
Jul 22 On this day in history margaret Whiting, Detroit, singer (Kreisler Bandstand, Strauss Family)
Jul 23 On this day in history betsy Haworth, deacon/minister
Jul 24 David Loram, British vice-admiral (Supreme Allied Commander) in the year 1924.
Jul 25 On this day in history estelle Getty, NYC, actress (Sophia Petrillo-Golden Girls)
Jul 26 Elias Motsoaledi, South African Umkhonto we Sizwe-commandant on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history 8th Olympic games closes in Paris
Jul 27 In the year 1924 ferruccio Benvenuto busoni, pianist/composer, dies
Jul 27 Otar Vasil'yevich Taktakishvili, composer on this day in history.
Jul 28 Fred Fisher, cricketer (one Test for NZ v SA 1953) on this day in history.
Jul 29 Arnold Weinstock, English industrial/multi-millionaire (GEC) on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1924 paul Runyan wins PGA golf championship
Jul 30 On this day in history christopher Shaw, composer
Aug 02 Carroll O'Connor born (Archie Bunker in All in the Family) on this day in history.
Aug 02 On this day in history james Baldwin, NY, author (Go Tell it on Mountain, Another Country)