Historical Events In 1924
Saturday, 28 March 2020
Jul 07 Robert LeGendre of US, sets then long jump record at 25' 5Â½" on this day in history.
Jul 09 On this day in history leonard Pennario, Buffalo NY, pianist (LA Philharmonic)
Jul 10 On this day in history denmark takes Greenland as Norway ends claim
Jul 10 Johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jul 11 In the year 1924 claus Bremer, writer
Jul 11 Moslem-Hindu rebellion in Delhi in the year 1924.
Jul 12 On this day in history jaap Geraedts, composer
Jul 13 Albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6) on this day in history.
Jul 13 In the year 1924 george Handy, horse trainer
Jul 14 On this day in history james W. Black, Scottish pharmacologist, Nobel laureate
Jul 15 In the year 1924 david Cox, warden (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Jul 16 In the year 1924 bess Myerson, Bronx NY, 1st Jewish Miss America (1945)
Jul 16 Conference over German recovery payments begins in London on this day in history.
Jul 17 St Louis Card Jesse Haines no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0 on this day in history.
Jul 18 Howard Roberts, Burlington NJ, choral director (Leslie Uggams Show) on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1924 kPD points out Rote Frontkampferbund against Nazi
Jul 19 In the year 1924 sybren Polet, [Sijbe Minnema], Dutch writer/poet (Mannekino)
Jul 20 On this day in history federation Internationale des Echecs (FIDE) forms in Paris
Jul 20 In the year 1924 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 In the year 1924 margaret Whiting, Detroit, singer (Kreisler Bandstand, Strauss Family)
Jul 23 Betsy Haworth, deacon/minister on this day in history.
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) in the year 1924.
Jul 26 In the year 1924 elias Motsoaledi, South African Umkhonto we Sizwe-commandant
Jul 27 In the year 1924 8th Olympic games closes in Paris
Jul 27 In the year 1924 ferruccio Benvenuto busoni, pianist/composer, dies
Jul 27 On this day in history otar Vasil'yevich Taktakishvili, composer
Jul 28 Fred Fisher, cricketer (one Test for NZ v SA 1953) in the year 1924.
Jul 29 On this day in history arnold Weinstock, English industrial/multi-millionaire (GEC)
Jul 29 Paul Runyan wins PGA golf championship in the year 1924.
Jul 30 On this day in history christopher Shaw, composer
Aug 02 Carroll O'Connor born (Archie Bunker in All in the Family) on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1924 james Baldwin, NY, author (Go Tell it on Mountain, Another Country)