Historical Events In 1924
Sunday, 08 December 2019
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 Johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jul 11 On this day in history claus Bremer, writer
Jul 11 On this day in history moslem-Hindu rebellion in Delhi
Jul 12 On this day in history jaap Geraedts, composer
Jul 13 Albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6) on this day in history.
Jul 13 George Handy, horse trainer on this day in history.
Jul 14 James W. Black, Scottish pharmacologist, Nobel laureate on this day in history.
Jul 15 David Cox, warden (Nuffield College, Oxford) on this day in history.
Jul 16 Bess Myerson, Bronx NY, 1st Jewish Miss America (1945) on this day in history.
Jul 16 In the year 1924 conference over German recovery payments begins in London
Jul 17 St Louis Card Jesse Haines no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0 in the year 1924.
Jul 18 In the year 1924 howard Roberts, Burlington NJ, choral director (Leslie Uggams Show)
Jul 18 In the year 1924 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 in the year 1924.
Jul 20 Hans Lodeizen, [Johannes A Frederik], Dutch poet (Inner Self) on this day in history.
Jul 21 In the year 1924 don Knotts, Morgantown WV, actor (Amdy Griffth Show, 3's Company)
Jul 22 In the year 1924 margaret Whiting, Detroit, singer (Kreisler Bandstand, Strauss Family)
Jul 23 On this day in history betsy Haworth, deacon/minister
Jul 24 In the year 1924 david Loram, British vice-admiral (Supreme Allied Commander)
Jul 25 Estelle Getty, NYC, actress (Sophia Petrillo-Golden Girls) on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1924 elias Motsoaledi, South African Umkhonto we Sizwe-commandant
Jul 27 In the year 1924 8th Olympic games closes in Paris
Jul 27 Ferruccio Benvenuto busoni, pianist/composer, dies on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1924 otar Vasil'yevich Taktakishvili, composer
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) in the year 1924.
Jul 29 In the year 1924 paul Runyan wins PGA golf championship
Jul 30 Christopher Shaw, composer on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1924 carroll O'Connor born (Archie Bunker in All in the Family)
Aug 02 In the year 1924 james Baldwin, NY, author (Go Tell it on Mountain, Another Country)