Historical Events In 1924
Wednesday, 19 January 2022
Aug 26 (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 on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history david Rowbotham, Australian poet
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 Dinah Washington, Chicago, singer (What a Difference a Day Makes) on this day in history.
Aug 29 German Republic day accepts Dawes plan on this day in history.
Aug 31 Buddy [Leonard] Hackett, Bkln, comedian (God's Little Acre, Music Man) on this day in history.
Aug 31 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 10,000m (30:06.2) in the year 1924.
Sep 01 Kenchoji Rinzai temple in Kamakur Japan, heavily damaged by earthquake in the year 1924.
Sep 02 44th US Mens Tennis: William Tilden beats William Johnston (61 97 62) on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1924 daniel arap Moi, President of Kenya
Sep 02 Rudolf Friml's "Rose Marie" opens to rave reviews in NYC in the year 1924.
Sep 03 Civil war breaks out in China (Gen Tsi moves to Shanghai) in the year 1924.
Sep 04 Joan Aiken, Romania, writer of children's songs in the year 1924.
Sep 05 In the year 1924 krystyna Moszumanska-Nazar, composer
Sep 06 Assassination attempt on Mussolini fails in the year 1924.
Sep 06 In the year 1924 john Melcher, (Sen-D-MO)
Sep 08 Alexandra Kollontai of Russia becomes 1st woman ambassador in the year 1924.
Sep 08 In the year 1924 wendell H Ford, (Sen-D-Kentucky, 1974- )
Sep 09 Hanapepe Massacre occurs on Kauai, Hawaii on this day in history.
Sep 09 Jane Greer, Wash DC, actress (Prisoner of Zenda, Clown) in the year 1924.
Sep 10 In the year 1924 boyd K. Packer, LDS apostle
Sep 10 Giants rip Braves 22-1, Frisch goes 6-for-6 before grounding out in the year 1924.
Sep 10 On this day in history leopold &Loeb found guilty of murder
Sep 10 Walter Lees, cricketer (26 wkts on 5 Tests Eng v SA 1905-06), dies in the year 1924.
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 On this day in history howard Curtis Nielson, (Rep-R-UT, 1983- )
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) on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history pekka Hannikainen, composer, dies at 69
Sep 14 Jerry Coleman, 2nd baseman/sportscaster (NY Yankees, SD Padres) on this day in history.
Sep 14 Walter Johnson elected AL MVP in the year 1924.
Sep 15 Anthony Johnson Showalter, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1924.