Historical Events In 1924
Wednesday, 17 July 2019
Jul 07 Robert LeGendre of US, sets then long jump record at 25' 5½" in the year 1924.
Jul 09 On this day in history leonard Pennario, Buffalo NY, pianist (LA Philharmonic)
Jul 10 On this day in history denmark takes Greenland as Norway ends claim
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 Moslem-Hindu rebellion in Delhi in the year 1924.
Jul 12 On this day in history jaap Geraedts, composer
Jul 13 In the year 1924 albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6)
Jul 13 George Handy, horse trainer in the year 1924.
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 Bess Myerson, Bronx NY, 1st Jewish Miss America (1945) on this day in history.
Jul 16 On this day in history conference over German recovery payments begins in London
Jul 17 In the year 1924 st Louis Card Jesse Haines no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0
Jul 18 On this day in history howard Roberts, Burlington NJ, choral director (Leslie Uggams Show)
Jul 18 KPD points out Rote Frontkampferbund against Nazi on this day in history.
Jul 19 Sybren Polet, [Sijbe Minnema], Dutch writer/poet (Mannekino) on this day in history.
Jul 20 On this day in history federation Internationale des Echecs (FIDE) forms in Paris
Jul 20 In the year 1924 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 In the year 1924 margaret Whiting, Detroit, singer (Kreisler Bandstand, Strauss Family)
Jul 23 Betsy Haworth, deacon/minister in the year 1924.
Jul 24 David Loram, British vice-admiral (Supreme Allied Commander) on this day in history.
Jul 25 Estelle Getty, NYC, actress (Sophia Petrillo-Golden Girls) on this day in history.
Jul 26 Elias Motsoaledi, South African Umkhonto we Sizwe-commandant in the year 1924.
Jul 27 In the year 1924 8th Olympic games closes in Paris
Jul 27 In the year 1924 ferruccio Benvenuto busoni, pianist/composer, dies
Jul 27 In the year 1924 otar Vasil'yevich Taktakishvili, composer
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 in the year 1924.
Jul 30 Christopher Shaw, composer on this day in history.
Aug 02 On this day in history carroll O'Connor born (Archie Bunker in All in the Family)
Aug 02 On this day in history james Baldwin, NY, author (Go Tell it on Mountain, Another Country)