Historical Events In 1924
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
Jul 07 On this day in history e Hertzsprung discovers asteroid #1702 Kalahari
Jul 07 On this day in history robert LeGendre of US, sets then long jump record at 25' 5½"
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 Johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jul 11 In the year 1924 claus Bremer, writer
Jul 11 In the year 1924 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) in the year 1924.
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 David Cox, warden (Nuffield College, Oxford) in the year 1924.
Jul 16 Bess Myerson, Bronx NY, 1st Jewish Miss America (1945) in the year 1924.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 18 Howard Roberts, Burlington NJ, choral director (Leslie Uggams Show) on this day in history.
Jul 18 KPD points out Rote Frontkampferbund against Nazi on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history 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) in the year 1924.
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 in the year 1924.
Jul 27 On this day in history otar Vasil'yevich Taktakishvili, composer
Jul 28 Fred Fisher, cricketer (one Test for NZ v SA 1953) in the year 1924.
Jul 29 Arnold Weinstock, English industrial/multi-millionaire (GEC) on this day in history.
Jul 29 Paul Runyan wins PGA golf championship on this day in history.
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.