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Historical Events In August - 24

Sunday, 16 January 2022

1916  On August - 24 official inauguration of the Australian Comforts Fund (ACF) The ACF coordinated the activities of the various State "patriotic funds" set up in 1914 to collect money to send comfort parcels to service personnel overseas  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1916  On this day in history anita V Figueredo, physician/humanitarian  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1917  Dennis James, Jersey City NJ, wrestling announcer/TV host (PDQ) on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1918  Sgt. Samuel Forsyth, NZ Engineers, attached to 2nd Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at Grevillers, France on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1918  Chicago Cubs, win earliest pennent ever (season ended Sept 2) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1918  Ray McIntire, chemical engineer on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1919  Cleveland pitcher Ray Caldwell is flattened by a bolt of lightning on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1919  "Drs P" [Heinz H Polzer], Swiss/Dutch songwriter/singer on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1921  Battle of Sakaray Valley begins between Turkey & Greece on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1921  On this day in history sam Tingle, Zimbabwean racing driver  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1922  1st Phillie to hit for cycle (Cy Williams) on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1923  On August - 24 paavo Nurmi runs world record 3 mile (14:11.2)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1923  On this day in history helena Carter, [Helen Rickerts], US model/actress (River Lady)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1923  Kate Douglas Wiggin, author (US kindergarten movement), dies at 66 on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1924  On this day in history louis Teicher, pianist (Ferante & Teicher-Exodus)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1925  39th US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats K McKane (36 60 62) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1927  Roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1928  On August - 24 a subway wreck occurs under Times Square in New York City.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1929  On this day in history 43rd US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Phoebe H Watson (64 62)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1931  France & USSR sign neutrality/no attack treaty on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1932  On this day in history amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly across the U.S. nonstop, completing a 19-hour flight from Los Angeles to Newark, NJ.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1932  The first transcontinental non-stop flight by a woman, Amelia Earhart on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1932  On August - 24 1st transcontinental non-stop flight by a woman, Amelia Earhart  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1936  Australian Antarctic Territory created on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1937  On this day in history republican offensive near Belchite Spain  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1938  England beat Australia by an innings & 579 runs at The Oval on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1939  On this day in history germany & USSR sign 10-year non-aggression pact  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1939  On August - 24 germany and Russia sign a 10-year non-agression pact.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1939  On August - 24 last man hanged in New South Wales axe murderer John Trevor Kelly.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1939  On August - 24 w H Moule, cricketer (Australia v England 1880)/High Court judge, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1939  On August - 24 last man hanged in New South Wales: axe murderer John Trevor Kelly.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1940  Luftwaffe bombs London on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1940  Paul G Nipkow, German TV pioneer (Nipkow disk), dies at 80 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1942  Sea battle off Eastern Solomon Islands on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous People Born On This Day In History

1113  On this day in history birth of geoffrey Plantagenet, France, conquered Normandy  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1113  Geoffrey of Anjou, Count of Anjou (d. 1151) was born on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1198  King Alexander II of Scotland (d. 1249) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1210  Floris IV, Count of Holland was born on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1358  On August - 24 birth of king John I of Castile (d. 1390)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1393  Arthur III, Duke of Brittany (d. 1458) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1420  On this day in history birth of albrecht van Eyb, German humanist/parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1531  On this day in history birth of ercole Bottrigari, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Famous Deaths In August - 24

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0079  Death of Pliny the Elder, Roman writer and naturalist (b. 23) on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1103  On August - 24 magnus III Berbein, [Blootbeen], King of Norway (1093-1103), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1217  Eustace "the Monk", French buccaneer, dies in battle on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1313  Henry VII, Roman Catholic German King/emperor (1308/12-13), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1371  Death of Eduard, duke of Gelre (1361-71), assasinated on August - 24.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1540  Death of Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola, Italian painter (b. 1503) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1542  On August - 24 death of gasparo Contarini, Italian diplomat and cardinal (b. 1483)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1572  On this day in history death of gaspard de Châtillon, Count the Coligny, French gen/admiral, beheaded  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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