Historical Events In 1924
Sunday, 03 July 2022
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 In the year 1924 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 in the year 1924.
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 Rudolf Friml's "Rose Marie" opens to rave reviews in NYC in the year 1924.
Sep 03 On this day in history 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 Assassination attempt on Mussolini fails on this day in history.
Sep 06 On this day in history john Melcher, (Sen-D-MO)
Sep 08 Alexandra Kollontai of Russia becomes 1st woman ambassador in the year 1924.
Sep 08 Wendell H Ford, (Sen-D-Kentucky, 1974- ) in the year 1924.
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 Walter Lees, cricketer (26 wkts on 5 Tests Eng v SA 1905-06), dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1924 19th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Philadelphia (5-0)
Sep 13 Maurice Jarre, Lyons France, composer (Dr Zhivago-Acad Award 1966) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history anthony Johnson Showalter, composer, dies at 66