Historical Events In September - 24
Saturday, 17 August 2019
1922 Neurenberg fusion congress USDP-SPD; picks Karl Kautsky on September - 24.
1922 On September - 24 cornell MacNeil, US, singer/actor (La Traviata)
1923 On this day in history premiere of 1st celluloid film "Das Leben auf dem Dorfe" (Berlin)
1923 Ladislav Fuks, writer on September - 24.
1924 Boston, Massachusetts opens its airport on September - 24.
1924 On this day in history jean-Pierre Warner, British high court judge
1926 On September - 24 cardinals clinch NL pennant by beating Giants 6-4
1927 On this day in history nHL's Toronto St Patricks become the Maple Leafs
1927 On September - 24 nHL's Toronto St Patricks become Maple Leafs
1927 On September - 24 richard Swift, composer
1928 On this day in history cohan/Lardner's musical "Elmer the Great," premieres in NYC
1929 On this day in history lieutenant James H. (Jimmy) Doolittle pilots a biplane over Mitchel Field in New York to make the first all-instrument flight.
1929 On September - 24 lt James H Doolittle guides a Consolidated N-Y-2 Biplane over Mitchell Field in NY in the first all-instrument flight
1929 On September - 24 lt James H Doolittle guides a Consolidated N-Y-2 Biplane over Mitchell Field in NY in 1st all-instrument flight
1929 George McNicol, principal (Aberdeen University) on this day in history.
1930 On this day in history g Kaufman & M Hart's "Once in a Lifetime," premieres in NY
1931 Round-robin playoff among NYC's 3 major league teams, to raise money for unemployed, concludes with Brooklyn losing to both Giants & Yanks on September - 24.
1932 On this day in history nY Gov Franklin D Roosevelt visits LA
1934 On September - 24 2500 fans see Babe Ruth's farewell Yankee appearance at Yankee Stadium
1934 Edwin Lehare, composer, dies at 69 on September - 24.
1935 Earl Bascom and Weldon Bascom produce the first rodeo ever held outdoors under electric lights at Columbia, Mississippi on September - 24.
1938 Alice Marble wins her 2nd singles US tennis title on September - 24.
1939 On this day in history carl Laenmie, film producer, dies
1940 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 on September - 24.
1940 Jimmy Foxx hits his 500th career HR on September - 24.
1941 9 Allied govts pledged adherence to Atlantic Charter on this day in history.
1941 Nine Allied governments pledge adherence to the common principles of policy set forth in the Atlantic Charter on September - 24.
1942 3,000 Tuczyn Jews are killed after resisting and escaping a Nazi attack. Only 15 survive on September - 24.
1942 On September - 24 general Blamey assumes command of Allied Land Forces in New Guinea
1942 On this day in history 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
1943 On September - 24 soviet forces reconquer Smolensk
1946 Yanks set season attendance record of 2,309,029 besting 1929 Cubs on this day in history.
1948 Mildred Gillars, charged with treason as Nazi radio propagandist Axis Sally, pleads innocent in Washington, DC on September - 24.
1948 On September - 24 mildred Gillars (Axis Sally) pleads innocent in Wash DC