Historical Events In 1924
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Aug 26 (August 13 Old Style) The Catastrophe of Smyrna, known as the Asia Minor Catastrophe to Greeks, occurs. The Ottoman army expels Greeks and other non-Turks from Asia Minor on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1924 david Rowbotham, Australian poet
Aug 28 Georgian opposition stages the August Uprising against the Soviet Union in the year 1924.
Aug 28 In the year 1924 janet Frame, NZ, novelist (Intensive Care, Owls Do Cry)
Aug 29 Dinah Washington, Chicago, singer (What a Difference a Day Makes) in the year 1924.
Aug 29 German Republic day accepts Dawes plan on this day in history.
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 In the year 1924 kenchoji Rinzai temple in Kamakur Japan, heavily damaged by earthquake
Sep 02 44th US Mens Tennis: William Tilden beats William Johnston (61 97 62) in the year 1924.
Sep 02 Daniel arap Moi, President of Kenya on this day in history.
Sep 02 Rudolf Friml's "Rose Marie" opens to rave reviews in NYC in the year 1924.
Sep 03 Civil war breaks out in China (Gen Tsi moves to Shanghai) on this day in history.
Sep 04 On this day in history joan Aiken, Romania, writer of children's songs
Sep 05 In the year 1924 krystyna Moszumanska-Nazar, composer
Sep 06 In the year 1924 assassination attempt on Mussolini fails
Sep 06 John Melcher, (Sen-D-MO) on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history alexandra Kollontai of Russia becomes 1st woman ambassador
Sep 08 On this day in history wendell H Ford, (Sen-D-Kentucky, 1974- )
Sep 09 Hanapepe Massacre occurs on Kauai, Hawaii in the year 1924.
Sep 09 On this day in history jane Greer, Wash DC, actress (Prisoner of Zenda, Clown)
Sep 10 Boyd K. Packer, LDS apostle in the year 1924.
Sep 10 Giants rip Braves 22-1, Frisch goes 6-for-6 before grounding out on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1924 leopold &Loeb found guilty of murder
Sep 10 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Sep 12 Howard Curtis Nielson, (Rep-R-UT, 1983- ) in the year 1924.
Sep 13 On this day in history 19th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Philadelphia (5-0)
Sep 13 Maurice Jarre, Lyons France, composer (Dr Zhivago-Acad Award 1966) in the year 1924.
Sep 13 Pekka Hannikainen, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1924.
Sep 14 In the year 1924 jerry Coleman, 2nd baseman/sportscaster (NY Yankees, SD Padres)
Sep 14 Walter Johnson elected AL MVP in the year 1924.
Sep 15 In the year 1924 anthony Johnson Showalter, composer, dies at 66