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 This day in History - November 24
381 Historic Events for November 24
1908

Harry Kemelman, US detective author (rabbi-omnibus)

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1908

Libertad Lamaraque, Agentina, actress (Madreselva, Puerta Cerrada)

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1908

Ray Carter, Chicago Ill, orch leader (Arthur Murray Dance Party)

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1909

Hans Melchior Brugk, composer

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1909

Hotze de Roos, Dutch youth book author (Chameleon)

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1910

Lennox Brown, cricketer (S Afr leg-spinner on 1931-32 Aust/NZ tour)

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1911

Walter Goetz, illustrator cartoonist/painter

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1911

Kirby Grant, Butte Mont, actor (Sky King)

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1912

Bernard Delfgaauw, Dutch philosopher (Johnson murderer!)

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1912

Theodore "Teddy" Wilson, US jazz pianist/arranger

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1912

Geraldine Fitzgerald, Dublin Ire, actress (Pawnbroker, Easy Money)

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1912

Garson Kanin, Rochester NY, playwright/producer (Double Life)

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1913

Gisela Mauermeyer, Germany, discus thrower (Olympic-gold-1936)

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1914

Benito Mussolini leaves Italy's socialist party

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1914

Dutch Overseas Trustmaatschappij (NOT) forms

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1914

Louis de Raet, Belgian economist/Flemish People Party, dies

Death
1914

Elise Hoomans, Dutch director/actress (Jane Eyre)

Birth
1915

Serbian leader flees to Albania

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1916

Forrest J Ackerman, invented the term "sci-fi"

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1916

John Francis Barnett, composer, dies at 79

Death
1917

Richard Bilderback Hervig, composer

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1917

Rita Corita, [Hendrika Sturm], Dutch singer

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1917

Howard Duff, Bremerton Wash, actor (Flamingo Road, Knots Landing)

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1918

William Strethan "Wild Bill" Davis, musician

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1918

Tom "Stubby" Fouts, Carroll County Ind, actor (Polka-go-round)

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