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 This day in History - October 24
362 Historic Events for October 24
1930

Renaat Verheijen, Flemish actor/director (Dr Faustus), dies at 26

Death
1930

Big Bopper, [JP Richardson], Sabine Pass Tx, vocalist (Chantiily Lace)

Birth
1930

Raj Bagri, Indies/British merchant in metal

Birth
1930

Johan Galtung, Norway, polemologist (Meaning of Nonviolence)

Birth
1931

Gangster Al Capone is sentenced to 11 years for tax evasion

Event
1931

George Washington Bridge connecting NY to NJ opens

Event
1931

Murray Bisset, cricketer (S Afr)/Chief Justice of Rhodesia, dies

Death
1931

Sofiya Asgatovna Gubaydulina, composer

Birth
1932

British govt signs trade treaty with USSR

Event
1933

Langston Hughes' "Mulatto," premieres in NYC

Event
1934

Arvind Apte, cricketer (brother of Madhav Scored 8 and 7 in one Test)

Birth
1934

Margie Masters, LPGA golfer

Birth
1935

Judge Landis fines ump George Moriarty, Cubs mgr Charlie Grimm and Chic players W English, B Jurges and B Herman for actions in World Series

Event
1935

Italy invades Ethiopia [10/2]

Event
1935

Henri Pirenne, historian (Lesson villes ouch moyen-ƒge), dies at 73

Death
1936

Annelien Kappeyne van de Coppello, Dutch politican (VVD)

Birth
1936

David Nelson, NYC, actor (Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet)

Birth
1936

Rainer Kunad, composer

Birth
1936

Bill Wyman, England, rocker (Rolling Stones-Under My Thumb)

Birth
1937

Miguel Angel Coria, composer

Birth
1938

US forbids child labor in factories

Event
1938

Fred E Finn, SF Calif, pianist (Mickie Finn's)

Birth
1938

Ernst Barlach, writer, dies at 68

Death
1939

Joe DiMaggio wins AL MVP, Jimmie Foxx is runner-up

Event
1939

Nazi require wearing of star of David

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