Historical Events In 1924
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Jul 07 Robert LeGendre of US, sets then long jump record at 25' 5½" in the year 1924.
Jul 09 In the year 1924 leonard Pennario, Buffalo NY, pianist (LA Philharmonic)
Jul 10 Denmark takes Greenland as Norway ends claim in the year 1924.
Jul 10 On this day in history johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73
Jul 11 On this day in history claus Bremer, writer
Jul 11 In the year 1924 moslem-Hindu rebellion in Delhi
Jul 12 Jaap Geraedts, composer on this day in history.
Jul 13 In the year 1924 albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6)
Jul 13 On this day in history george Handy, horse trainer
Jul 14 On this day in history james W. Black, Scottish pharmacologist, Nobel laureate
Jul 15 In the year 1924 david Cox, warden (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Jul 16 On this day in history bess Myerson, Bronx NY, 1st Jewish Miss America (1945)
Jul 16 Conference over German recovery payments begins in London in the year 1924.
Jul 17 St Louis Card Jesse Haines no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0 in the year 1924.
Jul 18 Howard Roberts, Burlington NJ, choral director (Leslie Uggams Show) in the year 1924.
Jul 18 KPD points out Rote Frontkampferbund against Nazi on this day in history.
Jul 19 Sybren Polet, [Sijbe Minnema], Dutch writer/poet (Mannekino) in the year 1924.
Jul 20 Federation Internationale des Echecs (FIDE) forms in Paris on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1924 hans Lodeizen, [Johannes A Frederik], Dutch poet (Inner Self)
Jul 21 In the year 1924 don Knotts, Morgantown WV, actor (Amdy Griffth Show, 3's Company)
Jul 22 Margaret Whiting, Detroit, singer (Kreisler Bandstand, Strauss Family) on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1924 betsy Haworth, deacon/minister
Jul 24 On this day in history david Loram, British vice-admiral (Supreme Allied Commander)
Jul 25 In the year 1924 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 in the year 1924.
Jul 28 In the year 1924 fred Fisher, cricketer (one Test for NZ v SA 1953)
Jul 29 On this day in history arnold Weinstock, English industrial/multi-millionaire (GEC)
Jul 29 Paul Runyan wins PGA golf championship on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history christopher Shaw, composer
Aug 02 On this day in history 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)