Historical Events In 1924
Monday, 27 May 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 In the year 1924 denmark takes Greenland as Norway ends claim
Jul 10 Johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73 in the year 1924.
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 In the year 1924 albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6)
Jul 13 George Handy, horse trainer on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history james W. Black, Scottish pharmacologist, Nobel laureate
Jul 15 David Cox, warden (Nuffield College, Oxford) in the year 1924.
Jul 16 Bess Myerson, Bronx NY, 1st Jewish Miss America (1945) on this day in history.
Jul 16 Conference over German recovery payments begins in London in the year 1924.
Jul 17 On this day in history st Louis Card Jesse Haines no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0
Jul 18 Howard Roberts, Burlington NJ, choral director (Leslie Uggams Show) in the year 1924.
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 In the year 1924 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 On this day in history 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 David Loram, British vice-admiral (Supreme Allied Commander) in the year 1924.
Jul 25 Estelle Getty, NYC, actress (Sophia Petrillo-Golden Girls) in the year 1924.
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 Ferruccio Benvenuto busoni, pianist/composer, dies in the year 1924.
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) on this day in history.
Jul 29 Paul Runyan wins PGA golf championship in the year 1924.
Jul 30 In the year 1924 christopher Shaw, composer
Aug 02 Carroll O'Connor born (Archie Bunker in All in the Family) in the year 1924.
Aug 02 James Baldwin, NY, author (Go Tell it on Mountain, Another Country) in the year 1924.