Historical Events In 1924
Monday, 06 July 2020
Dec 04 John Portman, SC, architect (Ivan Allen Award-1964) on this day in history.
Dec 05 In the year 1924 hamilton Tiger Red Green scores 5 goals to beat Tor Maple Leafs 10-5
Dec 06 In the year 1924 wally Cox, Detroit, actor (Mr Peepers, Hollywood Squares)
Dec 07 On this day in history 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 In the year 1924 aggrement reached on permanent rotation of World Series with each league, getting games 1, 2, 6, 7 in alternating years
Dec 11 In the year 1924 marie Windsor, [Emily Marie Bertelson], Utah, actress (Double Deal)
Dec 12 On this day in history edward I Koch, NYC, (Mayor-D-NYC, 1977-89)/judge (People's Court)
Dec 13 On this day in history kOA-AM in Denver CO begins radio transmissions
Dec 13 Larry Doby, 1st black in baseball's AL (Cleve Indians) on this day in history.
Dec 13 Samuel Gompers, organizer (American Federation of Labor), dies at 74 in the year 1924.
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 On this day in history ida Haendel, Polish violinist/author (Woman with Violin)
Dec 16 Noel Coward's "Vortex," premieres in London on this day in history.
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 in the year 1924.
Dec 19 Edmund Purdom, England, actor (Asissi Underground, Pieces) in the year 1924.
Dec 19 On this day in history test Cricket debut of Bill Ponsford, who scored 110 in 1st innings
Dec 19 On this day in history the last Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost manufactured in England was sold in London
Dec 20 Adolf Hitler freed from jail early on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history errol John, Port-of-Spain Trinidad, actor (PT-109, Assault on a Queen)
Dec 21 In the year 1924 joe Paterno, football coach (Penn State, SI Sportsman of 1986)
Dec 22 In the year 1924 babe Dye of NHL's Toronto St Patricks scores 5 goals beat Bruins 10-2
Dec 24 1st radio transmission of NCRV in Netherlands in the year 1924.
Dec 24 Albania becomes a republic in the year 1924.
Dec 24 In the year 1924 roy Miller, cricketer (WI all-rounder in one Test 1953, 23 & 0-28)
Dec 26 In the year 1924 frank Broyles, American athlete, long time athletic director of the University of Arkansas.
Dec 26 On this day in history judy Garland, 2Â½, billed as Baby Frances, makes her show business debut
Dec 27 James A McClure, (Sen-R-Idaho) on this day in history.
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)