Historical Events In 1924
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Jul 07 In the year 1924 robert LeGendre of US, sets then long jump record at 25' 5½"
Jul 09 On this day in history leonard Pennario, Buffalo NY, pianist (LA Philharmonic)
Jul 10 Denmark takes Greenland as Norway ends claim in the year 1924.
Jul 10 In the year 1924 johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73
Jul 11 Claus Bremer, writer on this day in history.
Jul 11 In the year 1924 moslem-Hindu rebellion in Delhi
Jul 12 Jaap Geraedts, composer in the year 1924.
Jul 13 Albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6) in the year 1924.
Jul 13 On this day in history george Handy, horse trainer
Jul 14 On this day in history james W. Black, Scottish pharmacologist, Nobel laureate
Jul 15 David Cox, warden (Nuffield College, Oxford) on this day in history.
Jul 16 Bess Myerson, Bronx NY, 1st Jewish Miss America (1945) in the year 1924.
Jul 16 Conference over German recovery payments begins in London on this day in history.
Jul 17 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 19 Sybren Polet, [Sijbe Minnema], Dutch writer/poet (Mannekino) on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1924 federation Internationale des Echecs (FIDE) forms in Paris
Jul 20 Hans Lodeizen, [Johannes A Frederik], Dutch poet (Inner Self) on this day in history.
Jul 21 Don Knotts, Morgantown WV, actor (Amdy Griffth Show, 3's Company) on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1924 margaret Whiting, Detroit, singer (Kreisler Bandstand, Strauss Family)
Jul 23 Betsy Haworth, deacon/minister in the year 1924.
Jul 24 On this day in history david Loram, British vice-admiral (Supreme Allied Commander)
Jul 25 Estelle Getty, NYC, actress (Sophia Petrillo-Golden Girls) in the year 1924.
Jul 26 On this day in history elias Motsoaledi, South African Umkhonto we Sizwe-commandant
Jul 27 8th Olympic games closes in Paris on this day in history.
Jul 27 Ferruccio Benvenuto busoni, pianist/composer, dies in the year 1924.
Jul 27 In the year 1924 otar Vasil'yevich Taktakishvili, composer
Jul 28 Fred Fisher, cricketer (one Test for NZ v SA 1953) on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1924 arnold Weinstock, English industrial/multi-millionaire (GEC)
Jul 29 On this day in history paul Runyan wins PGA golf championship
Jul 30 Christopher Shaw, composer on this day in history.
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)