Historical Events In 1924
Sunday, 20 October 2019
Mar 31 In the year 1924 london public transport strike ends
Apr 01 Crown takes over Northern Rhodesia from British South Africa Co in the year 1924.
Apr 01 Founding of the Royal Canadian Air Force as a separate service; RCAF previously founded by Billy Bishop in 1918 as a separate brigade on this day in history.
Apr 01 Gunther Becker, composer on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1924 imperial Airways formed in Britain
Apr 02 In the year 1924 denis Rooke, CEO (British Gas)
Apr 03 On this day in history canon A D Caesar, Sub Dean (HM Chapels Royal)
Apr 03 On this day in history the birth of Marlon Brando, American actor
Apr 05 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #2235 Vittore in the year 1924.
Apr 06 On this day in history 4 planes leave Seattle on 1st successful around-the-world flight
Apr 06 4 planes leave Seattle on first successful around-the-world flight in the year 1924.
Apr 07 Ikuma Dan, composer on this day in history.
Apr 08 In the year 1924 crown takes over Northern Rhodesia from British South Africa Co
Apr 08 Imperial Airways formed in Britain on this day in history.
Apr 09 In the year 1924 harald Heilmann, composer
Apr 10 In the year 1924 kenneth Noland, American painter
Apr 10 In the year 1924 tubular steel golf club shafts approved for championship play
Apr 11 1st men's college swimming championships begin on this day in history.
Apr 13 In the year 1924 greek plebiscite for a republic
Apr 14 Louis H Sullivan, architect (Wainwright building St Louis), dies at 67 in the year 1924.
Apr 14 In the year 1924 shorty Rogers, [Milton M Rajonsky], composer
Apr 15 On this day in history eduardo Caudella, composer, dies at 82
Apr 15 On this day in history flemish-Walloon riots in Louvain Belgium, 1 dead
Apr 15 On this day in history john Grigg, British historian
Apr 16 On this day in history 1st radio-transmission of wireless: Mattheus Passion
Apr 16 Jack Board, cricket wicket-keeper (Eng in 6 Tests 1898-1906), dies in the year 1924.
Apr 16 Navy commences relief operations in Mississippi Valley floods, lasting until 16 June in the year 1924.
Apr 17 Metro Pictures, Goldwyn Pictures & Louis B Mayer Co merged to form MGM in the year 1924.
Apr 18 On this day in history 1st crossword puzzle book published (Simon & Schuster)
Apr 18 Buxton Daeblite Orr, composer in the year 1924.
Apr 18 In the year 1924 simon and Schuster, Inc. published the first " Crossword Puzzle Book".
Apr 19 "National Barn Dance" premieres on WLS Chicago in the year 1924.
Apr 20 Gerhard Samuel, composer on this day in history.
Apr 21 On this day in history daniel Melnick, NYC, producer, Get Smart)