Historical Events In 1924
Tuesday, 24 May 2022
Jul 07 On this day in history e Hertzsprung discovers asteroid #1702 Kalahari
Jul 07 On this day in history robert LeGendre of US, sets then long jump record at 25' 5½"
Jul 09 Leonard Pennario, Buffalo NY, pianist (LA Philharmonic) in the year 1924.
Jul 10 Denmark takes Greenland as Norway ends claim on this day in history.
Jul 10 Johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jul 11 Claus Bremer, writer on this day in history.
Jul 11 Moslem-Hindu rebellion in Delhi in the year 1924.
Jul 12 In the year 1924 jaap Geraedts, composer
Jul 13 On this day in history albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6)
Jul 13 George Handy, horse trainer in the year 1924.
Jul 14 James W. Black, Scottish pharmacologist, Nobel laureate on this day in history.
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 St Louis Card Jesse Haines no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0 in the year 1924.
Jul 18 In the year 1924 howard Roberts, Burlington NJ, choral director (Leslie Uggams Show)
Jul 18 On this day in history kPD points out Rote Frontkampferbund against Nazi
Jul 19 On this day in history sybren Polet, [Sijbe Minnema], Dutch writer/poet (Mannekino)
Jul 20 Federation Internationale des Echecs (FIDE) forms in Paris in the year 1924.
Jul 20 Hans Lodeizen, [Johannes A Frederik], Dutch poet (Inner Self) on this day in history.
Jul 21 In the year 1924 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 Betsy Haworth, deacon/minister in the year 1924.
Jul 24 David Loram, British vice-admiral (Supreme Allied Commander) in the year 1924.
Jul 25 In the year 1924 estelle Getty, NYC, actress (Sophia Petrillo-Golden Girls)
Jul 26 In the year 1924 elias Motsoaledi, South African Umkhonto we Sizwe-commandant
Jul 27 On this day in history 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 In the year 1924 fred Fisher, cricketer (one Test for NZ v SA 1953)
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 On this day in history christopher Shaw, composer
Aug 02 Carroll O'Connor born (Archie Bunker in All in the Family) in the year 1924.