Historical Events In 1924
Saturday, 16 January 2021
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 On this day in history david Rowbotham, Australian poet
Aug 28 Georgian opposition stages the August Uprising against the Soviet Union in the year 1924.
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 On this day in history german Republic day accepts Dawes plan
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 Kenchoji Rinzai temple in Kamakur Japan, heavily damaged by earthquake on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1924 44th US Mens Tennis: William Tilden beats William Johnston (61 97 62)
Sep 02 Daniel arap Moi, President of Kenya on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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) in the year 1924.
Sep 08 On this day in history alexandra Kollontai of Russia becomes 1st woman ambassador
Sep 08 Wendell H Ford, (Sen-D-Kentucky, 1974- ) in the year 1924.
Sep 09 In the year 1924 hanapepe Massacre occurs on Kauai, Hawaii.
Sep 09 Jane Greer, Wash DC, actress (Prisoner of Zenda, Clown) in the year 1924.
Sep 10 On this day in history boyd K. Packer, LDS apostle
Sep 10 In the year 1924 giants rip Braves 22-1, Frisch goes 6-for-6 before grounding out
Sep 10 In the year 1924 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) on this day in history.
Sep 11 In the year 1924 mieczyslaw Surzynski, composer, dies at 57
Sep 12 Howard Curtis Nielson, (Rep-R-UT, 1983- ) in the year 1924.
Sep 13 On this day in history 19th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Philadelphia (5-0)
Sep 13 On this day in history maurice Jarre, Lyons France, composer (Dr Zhivago-Acad Award 1966)
Sep 13 Pekka Hannikainen, composer, dies at 69 on this day in history.
Sep 14 Jerry Coleman, 2nd baseman/sportscaster (NY Yankees, SD Padres) in the year 1924.
Sep 14 Walter Johnson elected AL MVP in the year 1924.
Sep 15 In the year 1924 anthony Johnson Showalter, composer, dies at 66