Historical Events In September - 24
Sunday, 15 December 2019
1922 On September - 24 neurenberg fusion congress USDP-SPD; picks Karl Kautsky
1922 Cornell MacNeil, US, singer/actor (La Traviata) on this day in history.
1923 On this day in history premiere of 1st celluloid film "Das Leben auf dem Dorfe" (Berlin)
1923 On September - 24 ladislav Fuks, writer
1924 Boston, Massachusetts opens its airport on this day in history.
1924 On September - 24 jean-Pierre Warner, British high court judge
1926 On this day in history cardinals clinch NL pennant by beating Giants 6-4
1927 NHL's Toronto St Patricks become the Maple Leafs on this day in history.
1927 NHL's Toronto St Patricks become Maple Leafs on September - 24.
1927 On September - 24 richard Swift, composer
1928 On September - 24 cohan/Lardner's musical "Elmer the Great," premieres in NYC
1929 Lieutenant James H. (Jimmy) Doolittle pilots a biplane over Mitchel Field in New York to make the first all-instrument flight on this day in history.
1929 Lt James H Doolittle guides a Consolidated N-Y-2 Biplane over Mitchell Field in NY in the first all-instrument flight on this day in history.
1929 Lt James H Doolittle guides a Consolidated N-Y-2 Biplane over Mitchell Field in NY in 1st all-instrument flight on this day in history.
1929 George McNicol, principal (Aberdeen University) on September - 24.
1930 G Kaufman & M Hart's "Once in a Lifetime," premieres in NY on this day in history.
1931 On September - 24 round-robin playoff among NYC's 3 major league teams, to raise money for unemployed, concludes with Brooklyn losing to both Giants & Yanks
1932 NY Gov Franklin D Roosevelt visits LA on this day in history.
1934 2500 fans see Babe Ruth's farewell Yankee appearance at Yankee Stadium on this day in history.
1934 Edwin Lehare, composer, dies at 69 on September - 24.
1935 On September - 24 earl Bascom and Weldon Bascom produce the first rodeo ever held outdoors under electric lights at Columbia, Mississippi
1938 On September - 24 alice Marble wins her 2nd singles US tennis title
1939 On this day in history carl Laenmie, film producer, dies
1940 On this day in history the Cdn. Navy received 6 former US Navy "4 stackers" destroyers and renames them HMCS Annapolis, Columbia,Niagra, St. Clair ST. Croix and St. Francis
1940 Jimmy Foxx hits his 500th career HR on this day in history.
1941 On this day in history 9 Allied govts pledged adherence to Atlantic Charter
1941 On September - 24 nine Allied governments pledge adherence to the common principles of policy set forth in the Atlantic Charter
1942 3,000 Tuczyn Jews are killed after resisting and escaping a Nazi attack. Only 15 survive on this day in history.
1942 General Blamey assumes command of Allied Land Forces in New Guinea on this day in history.
1942 HMS SOMALI lost north of Iceland after being stuck by 1 torpedo from German U.703 on 20th in Greenland Sea.floundered while being towed by 'Ashanti', went down in bad weather, 45 men lost on this day in history.
1943 On September - 24 soviet forces reconquer Smolensk
1946 On this day in history yanks set season attendance record of 2,309,029 besting 1929 Cubs
1948 Mildred Gillars, charged with treason as Nazi radio propagandist Axis Sally, pleads innocent in Washington, DC on September - 24.
1948 On this day in history mildred Gillars (Axis Sally) pleads innocent in Wash DC