Historical Events In 1924
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Oct 05 In the year 1924 bill Dana, Quincy Mass, comedian/actor (Jose Jimenez)
Oct 05 On this day in history joseph Vezina, composer, dies at 75
Oct 06 Jacques Oppenheim, lawyer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Oct 07 160 consecutive days of 100 degrees at Marble Bar, Australia begins on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1924 clemens Baeumker, German historian (Christian Philosophy), dies at 71
Oct 07 Greek govt of Dikalekopoulis, forms on this day in history.
Oct 08 Arkady Vorobyev, Middle heavyweight (Olympic-gold-1956, 60) in the year 1924.
Oct 08 On this day in history british Labour govt of MacDonald falls to Communists
Oct 09 Robert A Rushworth, Madison Maine, test pilot (X-15) in the year 1924.
Oct 10 Edward D Wood Jr, Poughkeepsie NY, director (Plan 9 from Outer Space) on this day in history.
Oct 10 Ibn Saud of Nedzhed captures Mecca on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1924 james Clavell is born (author of Shogun, Noble House, Tai-Pan)
Oct 11 In the year 1924 mal Whitfield, American athlete
Oct 12 Anatole France, writer, dies at 80 in the year 1924.
Oct 12 In the year 1924 sokolnicheskaya Radio begins broadcasting from Moscow
Oct 13 Anatole France, [Jacques Thibault], writer (Ecrivain Francais), dies in the year 1924.
Oct 13 In the year 1924 terry Gibbs, Bkln NY, orch leader (Steve Allen Comedy Hour)
Oct 13 Wahhabietes under Ibn Saudi take Mecca on this day in history.
Oct 14 In the year 1924 arnold Schoebergs opera "Die Gluckliche Hand," premieres in Vienna
Oct 14 Robert Webber, Santa Ana Calif, actor (79 Park Avenue) on this day in history.
Oct 15 On this day in history colin Romoff, NYC, orch leader (Andy Williams Show)
Oct 15 Lee Iacocca, Chrysler magnate born in the year 1924.
Oct 15 Pres Coolidge declares Statue of Liberty a national monument in the year 1924.
Oct 18 Allyn Ferguson, San Jose Calif, orch leader (Andy Williams Show) on this day in history.
Oct 18 On this day in history harold "Red" Grange, finest collegiate football game (4 long TD runs)
Oct 19 On this day in history general Christian Worker's union demands 8 hr work day in Belgium
Oct 20 1st Negro League World Series: KC Monarchs shuts out Hilldales, 5-0 on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1924 kenneth WIlliam Gatland, aerospace scientist
Oct 21 KLM Fokker's F7 H-NACC departs to Dutch East Indies on this day in history.
Oct 21 Martin Pierre Joseph Marsick, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1924.
Oct 22 On this day in history toastmasters International is founded.
Oct 24 On this day in history christian Gen Feng Joe Siang occupies Beijing
Oct 24 On this day in history jose Casanovas, composer
Oct 25 On this day in history "Little Orphan Annie" comic strip 1st published