Historical Events In 1924
Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Aug 26 In the year 1924 (August 13 Old Style) The Catastrophe of Smyrna, known as the Asia Minor Catastrophe to Greeks, occurs. The Ottoman army expels Greeks and other non-Turks from Asia Minor.
Aug 27 David Rowbotham, Australian poet on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1924 georgian opposition stages the August Uprising against the Soviet Union.
Aug 28 Janet Frame, NZ, novelist (Intensive Care, Owls Do Cry) in the year 1924.
Aug 29 On this day in history dinah Washington, Chicago, singer (What a Difference a Day Makes)
Aug 29 German Republic day accepts Dawes plan on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history buddy [Leonard] Hackett, Bkln, comedian (God's Little Acre, Music Man)
Aug 31 On this day in history paavo Nurmi runs world record 10,000m (30:06.2)
Sep 01 On this day in history kenchoji Rinzai temple in Kamakur Japan, heavily damaged by earthquake
Sep 02 44th US Mens Tennis: William Tilden beats William Johnston (61 97 62) in the year 1924.
Sep 02 Daniel arap Moi, President of Kenya in the year 1924.
Sep 02 Rudolf Friml's "Rose Marie" opens to rave reviews in NYC in the year 1924.
Sep 03 On this day in history civil war breaks out in China (Gen Tsi moves to Shanghai)
Sep 04 In the year 1924 joan Aiken, Romania, writer of children's songs
Sep 05 In the year 1924 krystyna Moszumanska-Nazar, composer
Sep 06 Assassination attempt on Mussolini fails on this day in history.
Sep 06 John Melcher, (Sen-D-MO) on this day in history.
Sep 08 Alexandra Kollontai of Russia becomes 1st woman ambassador on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history wendell H Ford, (Sen-D-Kentucky, 1974- )
Sep 09 On this day in history hanapepe Massacre occurs on Kauai, Hawaii.
Sep 09 Jane Greer, Wash DC, actress (Prisoner of Zenda, Clown) on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1924 boyd K. Packer, LDS apostle
Sep 10 On this day in history giants rip Braves 22-1, Frisch goes 6-for-6 before grounding out
Sep 10 On this day in history leopold &Loeb found guilty of murder
Sep 10 In the year 1924 walter Lees, cricketer (26 wkts on 5 Tests Eng v SA 1905-06), dies
Sep 11 Daniel Kahikina Akaka, (Rep-D-HI, 1977- /Sen-D Hawaii) in the year 1924.
Sep 11 In the year 1924 mieczyslaw Surzynski, composer, dies at 57
Sep 12 Howard Curtis Nielson, (Rep-R-UT, 1983- ) on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1924 19th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Philadelphia (5-0)
Sep 13 Maurice Jarre, Lyons France, composer (Dr Zhivago-Acad Award 1966) in the year 1924.
Sep 13 In the year 1924 pekka Hannikainen, composer, dies at 69
Sep 14 Jerry Coleman, 2nd baseman/sportscaster (NY Yankees, SD Padres) on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 1924 walter Johnson elected AL MVP
Sep 15 In the year 1924 anthony Johnson Showalter, composer, dies at 66