Historical Events In 1924
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Aug 26 In the year 1924 (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.
Aug 27 On this day in history david Rowbotham, Australian poet
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 Dinah Washington, Chicago, singer (What a Difference a Day Makes) on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1924 german Republic day accepts Dawes plan
Aug 31 On this day in history buddy [Leonard] Hackett, Bkln, comedian (God's Little Acre, Music Man)
Aug 31 In the year 1924 paavo Nurmi runs world record 10,000m (30:06.2)
Sep 01 Kenchoji Rinzai temple in Kamakur Japan, heavily damaged by earthquake on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1924 44th US Mens Tennis: William Tilden beats William Johnston (61 97 62)
Sep 02 Daniel arap Moi, President of Kenya in the year 1924.
Sep 02 On this day in history rudolf Friml's "Rose Marie" opens to rave reviews in NYC
Sep 03 Civil war breaks out in China (Gen Tsi moves to Shanghai) in the year 1924.
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 Assassination attempt on Mussolini fails in the year 1924.
Sep 06 In the year 1924 john Melcher, (Sen-D-MO)
Sep 08 Alexandra Kollontai of Russia becomes 1st woman ambassador in the year 1924.
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 In the year 1924 jane Greer, Wash DC, actress (Prisoner of Zenda, Clown)
Sep 10 In the year 1924 boyd K. Packer, LDS apostle
Sep 10 Giants rip Braves 22-1, Frisch goes 6-for-6 before grounding out in the year 1924.
Sep 10 On this day in history leopold &Loeb found guilty of murder
Sep 10 In the year 1924 walter Lees, cricketer (26 wkts on 5 Tests Eng v SA 1905-06), dies
Sep 11 In the year 1924 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 19th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Philadelphia (5-0) in the year 1924.
Sep 13 On this day in history maurice Jarre, Lyons France, composer (Dr Zhivago-Acad Award 1966)
Sep 13 On this day in history pekka Hannikainen, composer, dies at 69
Sep 14 On this day in history jerry Coleman, 2nd baseman/sportscaster (NY Yankees, SD Padres)
Sep 14 In the year 1924 walter Johnson elected AL MVP
Sep 15 On this day in history anthony Johnson Showalter, composer, dies at 66