Historical Events In 1924
Monday, 20 January 2020
Jul 07 Robert LeGendre of US, sets then long jump record at 25' 5½" on this day in history.
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 On this day in history johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73
Jul 11 Claus Bremer, writer on this day in history.
Jul 11 Moslem-Hindu rebellion in Delhi on this day in history.
Jul 12 Jaap Geraedts, composer in the year 1924.
Jul 13 Albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6) in the year 1924.
Jul 13 George Handy, horse trainer in the year 1924.
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 Conference over German recovery payments begins in London on this day in history.
Jul 17 In the year 1924 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 KPD points out Rote Frontkampferbund against Nazi in the year 1924.
Jul 19 Sybren Polet, [Sijbe Minnema], Dutch writer/poet (Mannekino) in the year 1924.
Jul 20 On this day in history federation Internationale des Echecs (FIDE) forms in Paris
Jul 20 Hans Lodeizen, [Johannes A Frederik], Dutch poet (Inner Self) in the year 1924.
Jul 21 Don Knotts, Morgantown WV, actor (Amdy Griffth Show, 3's Company) in the year 1924.
Jul 22 Margaret Whiting, Detroit, singer (Kreisler Bandstand, Strauss Family) on this day in history.
Jul 23 On this day in history betsy Haworth, deacon/minister
Jul 24 David Loram, British vice-admiral (Supreme Allied Commander) on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1924 estelle Getty, NYC, actress (Sophia Petrillo-Golden Girls)
Jul 26 On this day in history elias Motsoaledi, South African Umkhonto we Sizwe-commandant
Jul 27 8th Olympic games closes in Paris in the year 1924.
Jul 27 Ferruccio Benvenuto busoni, pianist/composer, dies in the year 1924.
Jul 27 Otar Vasil'yevich Taktakishvili, composer on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1924 fred Fisher, cricketer (one Test for NZ v SA 1953)
Jul 29 Arnold Weinstock, English industrial/multi-millionaire (GEC) in the year 1924.
Jul 29 Paul Runyan wins PGA golf championship in the year 1924.
Jul 30 On this day in history christopher Shaw, composer
Aug 02 Carroll O'Connor born (Archie Bunker in All in the Family) in the year 1924.
Aug 02 On this day in history james Baldwin, NY, author (Go Tell it on Mountain, Another Country)