Historical Events In 1924
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Jul 07 Robert LeGendre of US, sets then long jump record at 25' 5½" on this day in history.
Jul 09 On this day in history leonard Pennario, Buffalo NY, pianist (LA Philharmonic)
Jul 10 Denmark takes Greenland as Norway ends claim on this day in history.
Jul 10 On this day in history johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73
Jul 11 In the year 1924 claus Bremer, writer
Jul 11 In the year 1924 moslem-Hindu rebellion in Delhi
Jul 12 Jaap Geraedts, composer in the year 1924.
Jul 13 In the year 1924 albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6)
Jul 13 On this day in history george Handy, horse trainer
Jul 14 In the year 1924 james W. Black, Scottish pharmacologist, Nobel laureate
Jul 15 David Cox, warden (Nuffield College, Oxford) in the year 1924.
Jul 16 On this day in history bess Myerson, Bronx NY, 1st Jewish Miss America (1945)
Jul 16 In the year 1924 conference over German recovery payments begins in London
Jul 17 In the year 1924 st Louis Card Jesse Haines no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0
Jul 18 On this day in history howard Roberts, Burlington NJ, choral director (Leslie Uggams Show)
Jul 18 KPD points out Rote Frontkampferbund against Nazi in the year 1924.
Jul 19 Sybren Polet, [Sijbe Minnema], Dutch writer/poet (Mannekino) on this day in history.
Jul 20 Federation Internationale des Echecs (FIDE) forms in Paris in the year 1924.
Jul 20 On this day in history hans Lodeizen, [Johannes A Frederik], Dutch poet (Inner Self)
Jul 21 On this day in history don Knotts, Morgantown WV, actor (Amdy Griffth Show, 3's Company)
Jul 22 Margaret Whiting, Detroit, singer (Kreisler Bandstand, Strauss Family) on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1924 betsy Haworth, deacon/minister
Jul 24 David Loram, British vice-admiral (Supreme Allied Commander) on this day in history.
Jul 25 Estelle Getty, NYC, actress (Sophia Petrillo-Golden Girls) on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history elias Motsoaledi, South African Umkhonto we Sizwe-commandant
Jul 27 In the year 1924 8th Olympic games closes in Paris
Jul 27 On this day in history ferruccio Benvenuto busoni, pianist/composer, dies
Jul 27 In the year 1924 otar Vasil'yevich Taktakishvili, composer
Jul 28 Fred Fisher, cricketer (one Test for NZ v SA 1953) in the year 1924.
Jul 29 Arnold Weinstock, English industrial/multi-millionaire (GEC) on this day in history.
Jul 29 On this day in history paul Runyan wins PGA golf championship
Jul 30 In the year 1924 christopher Shaw, composer
Aug 02 Carroll O'Connor born (Archie Bunker in All in the Family) in the year 1924.
Aug 02 In the year 1924 james Baldwin, NY, author (Go Tell it on Mountain, Another Country)