Historical Events In 1924
Sunday, 05 July 2020
Dec 04 John Portman, SC, architect (Ivan Allen Award-1964) on this day in history.
Dec 05 On this day in history hamilton Tiger Red Green scores 5 goals to beat Tor Maple Leafs 10-5
Dec 06 Wally Cox, Detroit, actor (Mr Peepers, Hollywood Squares) on this day in history.
Dec 07 In the year 1924 german election (Social Democrats win/Nazis & Communists lose)
Dec 08 Franz X Scharwenka, German pianist/composer (Mataswintha), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Dec 09 Bernard Zweers, Dutch composer (Gisbertus of Aemstel), dies at 70 in the year 1924.
Dec 09 Dutch & Hungary trade treaty signed on this day in history.
Dec 10 In the year 1924 aggrement reached on permanent rotation of World Series with each league, getting games 1, 2, 6, 7 in alternating years
Dec 11 In the year 1924 marie Windsor, [Emily Marie Bertelson], Utah, actress (Double Deal)
Dec 12 In the year 1924 edward I Koch, NYC, (Mayor-D-NYC, 1977-89)/judge (People's Court)
Dec 13 KOA-AM in Denver CO begins radio transmissions in the year 1924.
Dec 13 Larry Doby, 1st black in baseball's AL (Cleve Indians) in the year 1924.
Dec 13 In the year 1924 samuel Gompers, organizer (American Federation of Labor), dies at 74
Dec 14 Chiang Kai-shek occupies Hankou on this day in history.
Dec 14 In the year 1924 marion Morgan, singer (Stop the Music)
Dec 15 In the year 1924 ida Haendel, Polish violinist/author (Woman with Violin)
Dec 16 In the year 1924 noel Coward's "Vortex," premieres in London
Dec 17 1st US diesel electric locomotive enters service, Bronx, NY in the year 1924.
Dec 17 First US diesel electric locomotive enters service, Bronx NY on this day in history.
Dec 19 Edmund Purdom, England, actor (Asissi Underground, Pieces) in the year 1924.
Dec 19 On this day in history test Cricket debut of Bill Ponsford, who scored 110 in 1st innings
Dec 19 The last Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost manufactured in England was sold in London in the year 1924.
Dec 20 Adolf Hitler freed from jail early in the year 1924.
Dec 20 Errol John, Port-of-Spain Trinidad, actor (PT-109, Assault on a Queen) on this day in history.
Dec 21 Joe Paterno, football coach (Penn State, SI Sportsman of 1986) on this day in history.
Dec 22 Babe Dye of NHL's Toronto St Patricks scores 5 goals beat Bruins 10-2 on this day in history.
Dec 24 1st radio transmission of NCRV in Netherlands on this day in history.
Dec 24 Albania becomes a republic in the year 1924.
Dec 24 In the year 1924 roy Miller, cricketer (WI all-rounder in one Test 1953, 23 & 0-28)
Dec 26 Frank Broyles, American athlete, long time athletic director of the University of Arkansas in the year 1924.
Dec 26 Judy Garland, 2½, billed as Baby Frances, makes her show business debut in the year 1924.
Dec 27 On this day in history james A McClure, (Sen-R-Idaho)
Dec 27 William Archer, Scottish critic/playwright (Green Goddess), dies at 68 in the year 1924.
Dec 28 Johnny Otis, [Veliotes], composer (Every Beat of My Heart) in the year 1924.