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 This day in History - November 24
381 Historic Events for November 24
1930

Ken Barrington, cricketer (tough England batsman)

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1932

Fred Titmus, cricketer (long-running England off-spinner)

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1932

Katalin Juh sz-Nagy, Hungary, foils (Olympic-gold-1964)

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1934

Alfred Schnittke, Russia, composer (St Florian)

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1934

SN Behrman's "Rain from Heaven," premieres in NYC

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1934

CFL Grey Cup: Sarnia beats Regina, 20-12 at Toronto

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1934

Claudio Prieto, composer

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1934

Martin Charnin, Broadway lyricist (Annie, West Side Story)

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1935

Ronald V Dellums, Oakland Calif, (Rep-D-Calif, 1971- )

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1935

King George II returns to Greece after 12 years

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1936

No‰l Coward's "Tonight at 8:30," premieres in NYC

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1936

Pacifist/anti fascist writer Carl Von Ossietzky sent to concentration camp, award Nobel Peace Prize

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1938

National Semi-Pro Basketball Congress authorizes yellow basketball

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1938

Oscar Robertson, Charlotte Tenn, NBAer (Oly-gold-60)

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1938

Wynne Bradburn, cricketer (father of Grant NZ batsman v S Africa 1964)

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1938

Clifford Odets' "Rocket to the Moon," premieres in NYC

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1939

Jim Northrup, baseball player

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1939

Jim Yester, Birmingham Alabama, rock vocalist/guitarist (Association)

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1939

Yoshinobu Miyake, Japan, featherweight (Olympic-gold-1964, 68)

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1940

Wendell Morris Logan, composer

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1940

Paul Tagliabue, commissioner (NFL)

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1941

"Life Certificates" issued to some Jews of Vilna, rest exterminated

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1941

Indian infantry attacks German tanks at Sidi Omar

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1941

US troops land on Suriname to protect bauxite mine

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1941

John de Andrea, US sculptor

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