Historical Events In July - 24
Monday, 03 August 2020
1969 On July - 24 witold Gombrowicz, Polish author (Ferdydurke, Dziennik), dies at 64
1971 On July - 24 alan Rawsthorne, composer, dies at 66
1972 On this day in history bobby Ramirez drummer (White Trash), killed at 23 in bar brawl
1972 Jigme Singye Wangchuk becomes king of Bhutan at 16 on July - 24.
1972 Bobby Ramirez, drummer (White Trash), killed at 23 in bar brawl on July - 24.
1973 Mary Frasca, singer/actress, dies in NYC on July - 24.
1974 On July - 24 chris Chubbock newscaster shoots self on air
1974 Supreme Court unanimously rules Nixon must turn over Watergate tapes on July - 24.
1974 Chris Chubbock, newscaster, shoots self on air on July - 24.
1975 On July - 24 apollo 18 returns to Earth
1978 On this day in history "Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" premeirs in NYC
1979 Archie Duncan actor (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1979 On this day in history archie Duncan, actor (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 65
1980 On July - 24 peter Sellers dies at 54
1980 Peter Sellers, actor (Pink Panther, Mouse that Roared), dies at 54 on July - 24.
1982 On July - 24 e Bowell discovers asteroid #2763 Jeans
1984 On this day in history seve Ballesteros wins the British Open
1985 France leads international campaign for sanctions against South Africa on this day in history.
1985 Gandhi signs peace contract with Sikh leader Harchand Singh Longowai on this day in history.
1986 On July - 24 sF Federal jury convicts navy radioman Jerry Whitworth of espionage
1986 Fritz A Lipman, discoverer (co-enzymes, Nobel 1953), dies at 87 on July - 24.
1987 On July - 24 iBM-PC DOS Version 3.3 (updated) released
1988 On July - 24 uS & Jamacia play scoreless tie, in 2nd round of 1990 world soccer cup
1989 Ernest Morrison, actor (Peggy Does Her Darndest), dies on July - 24.
1990 Ms. Magazine hits the newstands again after an 8 month haitus on this day in history.
1990 Alan Clarke, director (Elephant, Road, Scum, Firm), dies at 54 on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history u of Manchester scientist announce finding a planet outside of the solar system
1991 Freddie Brown, cricketer (English Test captain 1950-51), dies on July - 24.
1992 Arlette-Leonie Arletty, dies at 94 on this day in history.
1993 On this day in history ben[jamin S] Polak, Dutch physician/resistance fighter, dies
1994 Grete Schickedanz, German head mistress, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1995 On July - 24 don Richard Carpenter, novelist, dies at 64
1996 On July - 24 "Jock" John Wallace, soccer player/manager, dies at 60
1997 On July - 24 saw Maung, general/president of Myanmar (Burma) (1988-92), dies