Historical Events In 1924
Monday, 30 March 2020
Dec 05 Hamilton Tiger Red Green scores 5 goals to beat Tor Maple Leafs 10-5 on this day in history.
Dec 06 Wally Cox, Detroit, actor (Mr Peepers, Hollywood Squares) on this day in history.
Dec 07 In the year 1924 german election (Social Democrats win/Nazis & Communists lose)
Dec 08 In the year 1924 franz X Scharwenka, German pianist/composer (Mataswintha), dies at 74
Dec 09 Bernard Zweers, Dutch composer (Gisbertus of Aemstel), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Dec 09 In the year 1924 dutch & Hungary trade treaty signed
Dec 10 On this day in history aggrement reached on permanent rotation of World Series with each league, getting games 1, 2, 6, 7 in alternating years
Dec 11 On this day in history marie Windsor, [Emily Marie Bertelson], Utah, actress (Double Deal)
Dec 12 In the year 1924 edward I Koch, NYC, (Mayor-D-NYC, 1977-89)/judge (People's Court)
Dec 13 KOA-AM in Denver CO begins radio transmissions in the year 1924.
Dec 13 Larry Doby, 1st black in baseball's AL (Cleve Indians) in the year 1924.
Dec 13 Samuel Gompers, organizer (American Federation of Labor), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Dec 14 Chiang Kai-shek occupies Hankou in the year 1924.
Dec 14 Marion Morgan, singer (Stop the Music) on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1924 ida Haendel, Polish violinist/author (Woman with Violin)
Dec 16 In the year 1924 noel Coward's "Vortex," premieres in London
Dec 17 1st US diesel electric locomotive enters service, Bronx, NY in the year 1924.
Dec 17 First US diesel electric locomotive enters service, Bronx NY on this day in history.
Dec 19 Edmund Purdom, England, actor (Asissi Underground, Pieces) on this day in history.
Dec 19 Test Cricket debut of Bill Ponsford, who scored 110 in 1st innings in the year 1924.
Dec 19 In the year 1924 the last Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost manufactured in England was sold in London
Dec 20 In the year 1924 adolf Hitler freed from jail early
Dec 20 On this day in history errol John, Port-of-Spain Trinidad, actor (PT-109, Assault on a Queen)
Dec 21 Joe Paterno, football coach (Penn State, SI Sportsman of 1986) on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history babe Dye of NHL's Toronto St Patricks scores 5 goals beat Bruins 10-2
Dec 24 In the year 1924 1st radio transmission of NCRV in Netherlands
Dec 24 On this day in history albania becomes a republic
Dec 24 On this day in history roy Miller, cricketer (WI all-rounder in one Test 1953, 23 & 0-28)
Dec 26 Frank Broyles, American athlete, long time athletic director of the University of Arkansas on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1924 judy Garland, 2Â½, billed as Baby Frances, makes her show business debut
Dec 27 In the year 1924 james A McClure, (Sen-R-Idaho)
Dec 27 William Archer, Scottish critic/playwright (Green Goddess), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Dec 28 On this day in history johnny Otis, [Veliotes], composer (Every Beat of My Heart)
Dec 30 Edwin Hubble announces existence of other galactic systems in the year 1924.