Historical Events In 1924
Saturday, 18 January 2020
Jul 07 Robert LeGendre of US, sets then long jump record at 25' 5Â½" in the year 1924.
Jul 09 Leonard Pennario, Buffalo NY, pianist (LA Philharmonic) in the year 1924.
Jul 10 In the year 1924 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 On this day in history claus Bremer, writer
Jul 11 On this day in history moslem-Hindu rebellion in Delhi
Jul 12 Jaap Geraedts, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1924 james W. Black, Scottish pharmacologist, Nobel laureate
Jul 15 On this day in history david Cox, warden (Nuffield College, Oxford)
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 On this day in history st Louis Card Jesse Haines no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0
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 On this day in history hans Lodeizen, [Johannes A Frederik], Dutch poet (Inner Self)
Jul 21 In the year 1924 don Knotts, Morgantown WV, actor (Amdy Griffth Show, 3's Company)
Jul 22 On this day in history 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 In the year 1924 estelle Getty, NYC, actress (Sophia Petrillo-Golden Girls)
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 Ferruccio Benvenuto busoni, pianist/composer, dies on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history 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 Paul Runyan wins PGA golf championship on this day in history.
Jul 30 Christopher Shaw, composer on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1924 carroll O'Connor born (Archie Bunker in All in the Family)
Aug 02 James Baldwin, NY, author (Go Tell it on Mountain, Another Country) in the year 1924.