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Historical Events In 1924

Friday, 24 January 2020

May 10   On this day in history j Edgar Hoover appointed head of FBI  

May 10   In the year 1924 j Edgar Hoover appointed head of the FBI  

May 11   In the year 1924 antony Hewish, radio astronomer  

May 11   Cartel des Gauches wins French parliamentary election on this day in history.  

May 11   Pulitzer Prize awarded to Robert Frost (New Hampshire) in the year 1924.  

May 12   50th Preakness: John Merimee aboard Nellie Morse wins in 1:57.2 on this day in history.  

May 12   Alexander Esenin-Volpin, Russian mathematician on this day in history.  

May 12   In the year 1924 charles Henri Marechal, composer, dies at 82  

May 13   In the year 1924 harry Schwarz, South African MP and Ambassador to the US  

May 14   In the year 1924 joly Braga Santos, composer  

May 15   In the year 1924 andrea Gyarmati, Hungary water polo player (Olympics, 1948-60)  

May 15   On this day in history paul d'Estornelles de Constant, French diplomat/pacifist, dies at 71  

May 16   108°F (42°C) in Blitzen Oregon on this day in history.  

May 16   On this day in history dawda Kairaba Jawara, president (Gambia, 1970-94)  

May 17   On this day in history 50th Kentucky Derby: John Mooney aboard Black Gold wins in 2:05.2  

May 17   On this day in history frantisek Kovaricek, composer  

May 18   On this day in history jack Whitaker, Phila Pa, sportscaster (ABC, CBS)  

May 19   On this day in history billy Zulch, cricketer (S Afr batsman scored 2 Test centuries), dies  

May 19   Sandy Galbraith Wilson, composer in the year 1924.  

May 21   On this day in history bobby Franks, killed by Leopold & Loeb, at 14  

May 21   In the year 1924 leopold & Loeb kidnap Bobby Franks for fun  

May 21   On this day in history leopold and Loeb kidnap Bobby Franks for fun  

May 21   On this day in history peggy Cass, Boston MA, actress/TV panelist (To Tell the Truth, Mame)  

May 22   In the year 1924 charles Aznavour, Armenia, French singer (Monsieur Carnavel, Tin Drum)  

May 22   In Chicago, Nathan Leopold & Richard Loeb kidnap Robert Franks on this day in history.  

May 22   The birth of Charles Aznavour, French born singer on this day in history.  

May 25   In the year 1924 theodore Morse, composer, dies at 51  

May 26   Cooper Evans, (Rep-R-IA, 1981-87) in the year 1924.  

May 26   In the year 1924 german Government of Marx resigns  

May 26   On this day in history german govt of Marx resigns  

May 26   Johann Heinrich Beck, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.  

May 26   On this day in history president Coolidge signs Immigration Law (restricting immigration)  

May 26   The United States start limiting immigration, banning all Japanese in the year 1924.  

May 29   AEK Athens FC is established on the anniversary of the siege of Constantinople by the Turks on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1924

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Roberts Blossom, American actor and poet was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Andre Franquin, cartoonist was born in the year 1924.  

Jan 03   Henry M Fazzie, S Afr Union/UDF-leader was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of roy Harding, British teacher  

Jan 03   Nell Rankin, American singer (d. 2005) was born in the year 1924.  

Jan 03   Doug Ellis, British entrepreneur was born in the year 1924.  

Jan 04   Sebastian Kappen, Indian theologian (d. 1993) was born in the year 1924.  

Jan 05   In the year 1924 birth of dr Gilbert Bogle, Australian scientist who died in the Bogle-Chandler case (1963)  

Famous Deaths In 1924

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Sabine Baring-Gould, English composer and novelist (b. 1834) died on this day in history.  

Jan 04   On this day in history death of alfred Grünfeld, Austrian pianist, composer (b. 1852)  

Jan 13   Georg H Quincke, German physicist (Test of Quincke), dies at 89 in the year 1924.  

Jan 14   Arne Garborg, Norwegian playwright (Mannfolk), dies at 72 in the year 1924.  

Jan 15   In the year 1924 geza Zichy, composer, dies at 74  

Jan 16   Winifred Cochrane, Countess of Dundonald, philanthropist (b. 1859) died in the year 1924.  

Jan 21   On this day in history vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov Lenin, Russian leader, dies of a stroke at 53  

Jan 24   Thephilo Braga, Portuguese poet/politician, dies at 80 on this day in history.  

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