Historical Events In October - 24
Tuesday, 24 November 2020
1917 On this day in history marshall Goldberg, NFL halfback (Chicago Cardinals)
1918 On October - 24 alexander Charles Lecocq, composer, dies at 86
1920 On October - 24 louise H "Lous" Hensen, actress (Medea, Uncle Wanja)
1922 On October - 24 german parliament mandates Ebert president until July 1925
1923 On this day in history gen Otto von Lossow calls Reichswehr to Berlin to form a dictatorship
1923 On this day in history denise Levertov, American poet/essayist (Joy Beneath the Skin)
1924 On this day in history christian Gen Feng Joe Siang occupies Beijing
1924 On this day in history jose Casanovas, composer
1925 Jayaaram N Reddy, South African politician/banker on October - 24.
1925 Jindrich S Baar, Czech pastor/writer (Lusy), dies at 56 on this day in history.
1926 Harry Houdini's last performance, which was at the Garrick Theatre in Detroit, Michigan on this day in history.
1926 Y A Tittle, AAFC/NFL QB (Baltimore, SF, NY Giants, MVP 1963) on this day in history.
1927 Renato de Grandis, composer on this day in history.
1928 On October - 24 gabriel Laub, Polish writer
1929 On October - 24 "Black Thursday", one of the biggest Wall Street crash, spells out the beginning of the great American depression.
1929 "Black Thursday," beginning of stock market crash on October - 24.
1929 On this day in history "Black Thursday," start of stock market crash, Dow Jones down 12.8%
1929 On October - 24 george H Crumb, Charleston WV, composer (Pulitzer 1968-Echoes of Time)
1929 On this day in history peter J Blok, Dutch historian, dies at 74
1930 A bloodless coup d'état in Brazil ousts Washington Luís Pereira de Sousa, the last President of the First Republic. Getúlio Dornelles Vargas is then installed as "provisional president." on October - 24.
1930 Big Bopper, [JP Richardson], Sabine Pass Tx, vocalist (Chantiily Lace) on October - 24.
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 this day in history gangster Al Capone is sentenced to 11 years for tax evasion
1931 On this day in history sofiya Asgatovna Gubaydulina, composer
1931 Murray Bisset, cricketer (S Afr)/Chief Justice of Rhodesia, dies on this day in history.
1932 British govt signs trade treaty with USSR on this day in history.
1933 Langston Hughes' "Mulatto," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1933 On October - 24 norman Rush, American writer
1934 Arvind Apte, cricketer (brother of Madhav Scored 8 & 7 in one Test) on this day in history.
1935 Italy invades Ethiopia on October - 24.
1935 On October - 24 italy invades Ethiopia [10/2]
1936 On this day in history annelien Kappeyne van de Coppello, Dutch politican (VVD)
1938 On this day in history uS forbids child labor in factories