Historical Events In October - 24
Tuesday, 26 September 2023
1917 On October - 24 marshall Goldberg, NFL halfback (Chicago Cardinals)
1918 On this day in history alexander Charles Lecocq, composer, dies at 86
1920 On October - 24 louise H "Lous" Hensen, actress (Medea, Uncle Wanja)
1922 German parliament mandates Ebert president until July 1925 on October - 24.
1923 Gen Otto von Lossow calls Reichswehr to Berlin to form a dictatorship on October - 24.
1923 On October - 24 denise Levertov, American poet/essayist (Joy Beneath the Skin)
1924 On this day in history christian Gen Feng Joe Siang occupies Beijing
1924 Jose Casanovas, composer on this day in history.
1925 Jayaaram N Reddy, South African politician/banker on October - 24.
1925 On this day in history jindrich S Baar, Czech pastor/writer (Lusy), dies at 56
1926 On this day in history harry Houdini's last performance, which was at the Garrick Theatre in Detroit, Michigan.
1926 On October - 24 y A Tittle, AAFC/NFL QB (Baltimore, SF, NY Giants, MVP 1963)
1927 Renato de Grandis, composer on this day in history.
1928 On October - 24 gabriel Laub, Polish writer
1929 "Black Thursday", one of the biggest Wall Street crash, spells out the beginning of the great American depression on this day in history.
1929 "Black Thursday," beginning of stock market crash on October - 24.
1929 "Black Thursday," start of stock market crash, Dow Jones down 12.8% on October - 24.
1929 George H Crumb, Charleston WV, composer (Pulitzer 1968-Echoes of Time) on this day in history.
1929 Peter J Blok, Dutch historian, dies at 74 on October - 24.
1930 A bloodless coup d'Ã©tat in Brazil ousts Washington LuÃs Pereira de Sousa, the last President of the First Republic. GetÃºlio Dornelles Vargas is then installed as "provisional president." on October - 24.
1930 On October - 24 big Bopper, [JP Richardson], Sabine Pass Tx, vocalist (Chantiily Lace)
1930 Renaat Verheijen, Flemish actor/director (Dr Faustus), dies at 26 on October - 24.
1931 On October - 24 george Washington Bridge connecting NY to NJ opens
1931 On October - 24 gangster Al Capone is sentenced to 11 years for tax evasion
1931 On October - 24 sofiya Asgatovna Gubaydulina, composer
1931 On this day in history murray Bisset, cricketer (S Afr)/Chief Justice of Rhodesia, dies
1932 British govt signs trade treaty with USSR on October - 24.
1933 Langston Hughes' "Mulatto," premieres in NYC on October - 24.
1933 Norman Rush, American writer on October - 24.
1934 On October - 24 arvind Apte, cricketer (brother of Madhav Scored 8 & 7 in one Test)
1935 Italy invades Ethiopia on October - 24.
1935 Italy invades Ethiopia [10/2] on October - 24.
1936 Annelien Kappeyne van de Coppello, Dutch politican (VVD) on October - 24.
1938 On October - 24 uS forbids child labor in factories