Historical Events In 1924
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Feb 08 In the year 1924 audrey Meadows, Wu Chang China, actress (Alice-Honeymooners)
Feb 08 In the year 1924 gas chamber used for the first time in an American state prison
Feb 08 Gee John, US mobster (1st executed in gas chamber-Nevada), dies in the year 1924.
Feb 08 In the year 1924 the first coast-to-coast radio hookup General John Joseph Carty speech in Chicago
Feb 08 On this day in history the gas chamber at the Nevada State Prison in Carson City is used for the first time.
Feb 09 George Guest, British organist in the year 1924.
Feb 09 On this day in history nakhichevan ASSR constituted within Azerbaijan SSR
Feb 09 Nils Kj'r, Norwegian playwright (Det Lykkelige Valg), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Feb 10 Bucky Harris, 27, becomes youngest baseball manager (Wash Senators) on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1924 bud (Norman) Poile, NHLer
Feb 12 On this day in history george Gershwin's "Rhapsody In Blue" premieres at Carnegie Hall (NYC)
Feb 12 On this day in history 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 In the year 1924 jean-Jacques Servan-Schreiber, French economist/politician
Feb 13 King Tut's tomb is opened on this day in history.
Feb 13 King Tut's tomb opened in the year 1924.
Feb 14 In the year 1924 iBM Corporation founded by Thomas Watson
Feb 14 Thomas Watson opens IBM on this day in history.
Feb 15 Lionel Monckton, English composer (Country Girl), dies at 62 in the year 1924.
Feb 17 In the year 1924 johnny Weissmuller sets 100-yard freestyle record (52.4 seconds)
Feb 17 Oskar Merikanto, composer, dies at 55 in the year 1924.
Feb 17 The birth of Margaret Truman, American writer in the year 1924.
Feb 18 US female Figure Skating championship won by Theresa Weld Blanchard on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1924 uS male Figure Skating championship won by Sherwin Badger
Feb 18 On this day in history uS, Minister of Marine Edwin Denby ends term due to Teapot Dome-scandal
Feb 19 On this day in history bruce Norris, NHL owner (Detroit Red Wings)
Feb 19 On this day in history the birth of Lee Marvin, American actor
Feb 21 In the year 1924 salvatore Auteri Manzocchi, composer, dies at 78
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 on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1924 edmond Picard, Fren/Belg writer (Ambidextre journalist), dies at 87
Feb 24 On this day in history greek parliament proclaims republic
Feb 24 On this day in history johnny Weissmuller, swims 100 meter record (57 2/5 seconds)