Historical Events In 1924
Friday, 16 November 2018
Feb 08 Audrey Meadows, Wu Chang China, actress (Alice-Honeymooners) on this day in history.
Feb 08 On this day in history gas chamber used for the first time in an American state prison
Feb 08 On this day in history gee John, US mobster (1st executed in gas chamber-Nevada), dies
Feb 08 In the year 1924 the first coast-to-coast radio hookup General John Joseph Carty speech in Chicago
Feb 08 The gas chamber at the Nevada State Prison in Carson City is used for the first time in the year 1924.
Feb 09 On this day in history george Guest, British organist
Feb 09 Nakhichevan ASSR constituted within Azerbaijan SSR in the year 1924.
Feb 09 Nils Kj'r, Norwegian playwright (Det Lykkelige Valg), dies at 53 in the year 1924.
Feb 10 Bucky Harris, 27, becomes youngest baseball manager (Wash Senators) in the year 1924.
Feb 10 On this day in history bud (Norman) Poile, NHLer
Feb 12 George Gershwin's "Rhapsody In Blue" premieres at Carnegie Hall (NYC) on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1924 george Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue premieres in New York.
Feb 12 In the year 1924 president Calvin Coolidge makes first presidential radio speech
Feb 13 Jean-Jacques Servan-Schreiber, French economist/politician on this day in history.
Feb 13 In the year 1924 king Tut's tomb is opened
Feb 13 In the year 1924 king Tut's tomb opened
Feb 14 In the year 1924 iBM Corporation founded by Thomas Watson
Feb 14 Thomas Watson opens IBM in the year 1924.
Feb 15 In the year 1924 lionel Monckton, English composer (Country Girl), dies at 62
Feb 17 On this day in history johnny Weissmuller sets 100-yard freestyle record (52.4 seconds)
Feb 17 In the year 1924 oskar Merikanto, composer, dies at 55
Feb 17 On this day in history the birth of Margaret Truman, American writer.
Feb 18 In the year 1924 uS female Figure Skating championship won by Theresa Weld Blanchard
Feb 18 In the year 1924 uS male Figure Skating championship won by Sherwin Badger
Feb 18 US, Minister of Marine Edwin Denby ends term due to Teapot Dome-scandal in the year 1924.
Feb 19 In the year 1924 bruce Norris, NHL owner (Detroit Red Wings)
Feb 19 On this day in history the birth of Lee Marvin, American actor
Feb 21 Salvatore Auteri Manzocchi, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1924 the birth of Robert Mugabe,, First Prime Minister of Zimbabwe
Feb 22 1st presidential radio address (Calvin Coolidge) on this day in history.
Feb 22 Calvin Coolidge becomes the first U.S. president to deliver a radio address from the White House in the year 1924.
Feb 24 Edmond Picard, Fren/Belg writer (Ambidextre journalist), dies at 87 in the year 1924.
Feb 24 Greek parliament proclaims republic on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1924 johnny Weissmuller, swims 100 meter record (57 2/5 seconds)