Historical Events In 1924
Wednesday, 19 February 2020
Aug 27 David Rowbotham, Australian poet on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history georgian opposition stages the August Uprising against the Soviet Union.
Aug 28 Janet Frame, NZ, novelist (Intensive Care, Owls Do Cry) on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history dinah Washington, Chicago, singer (What a Difference a Day Makes)
Aug 29 In the year 1924 german Republic day accepts Dawes plan
Aug 31 Buddy [Leonard] Hackett, Bkln, comedian (God's Little Acre, Music Man) in the year 1924.
Aug 31 On this day in history paavo Nurmi runs world record 10,000m (30:06.2)
Sep 01 On this day in history kenchoji Rinzai temple in Kamakur Japan, heavily damaged by earthquake
Sep 02 On this day in history 44th US Mens Tennis: William Tilden beats William Johnston (61 97 62)
Sep 02 In the year 1924 daniel arap Moi, President of Kenya
Sep 02 Rudolf Friml's "Rose Marie" opens to rave reviews in NYC in the year 1924.
Sep 03 In the year 1924 civil war breaks out in China (Gen Tsi moves to Shanghai)
Sep 04 On this day in history joan Aiken, Romania, writer of children's songs
Sep 05 Krystyna Moszumanska-Nazar, composer on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1924 assassination attempt on Mussolini fails
Sep 06 John Melcher, (Sen-D-MO) in the year 1924.
Sep 08 Alexandra Kollontai of Russia becomes 1st woman ambassador in the year 1924.
Sep 08 In the year 1924 wendell H Ford, (Sen-D-Kentucky, 1974- )
Sep 09 Hanapepe Massacre occurs on Kauai, Hawaii in the year 1924.
Sep 09 In the year 1924 jane Greer, Wash DC, actress (Prisoner of Zenda, Clown)
Sep 10 On this day in history boyd K. Packer, LDS apostle
Sep 10 In the year 1924 giants rip Braves 22-1, Frisch goes 6-for-6 before grounding out
Sep 10 Leopold &Loeb found guilty of murder on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1924 walter Lees, cricketer (26 wkts on 5 Tests Eng v SA 1905-06), dies
Sep 11 On this day in history daniel Kahikina Akaka, (Rep-D-HI, 1977- /Sen-D Hawaii)
Sep 11 Mieczyslaw Surzynski, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1924.
Sep 12 Howard Curtis Nielson, (Rep-R-UT, 1983- ) on this day in history.
Sep 13 19th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Philadelphia (5-0) on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1924 maurice Jarre, Lyons France, composer (Dr Zhivago-Acad Award 1966)
Sep 13 Pekka Hannikainen, composer, dies at 69 on this day in history.
Sep 14 Jerry Coleman, 2nd baseman/sportscaster (NY Yankees, SD Padres) on this day in history.
Sep 14 Walter Johnson elected AL MVP in the year 1924.
Sep 15 Anthony Johnson Showalter, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1924.
Sep 15 In the year 1924 canadian National opens the 30.66 mile Long Lake Cut off from Long Lake to Nakina, Ontario.