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 This day in History - January 24
352 Historic Events for January 24
1902

Walter Keirnan, New Havens Ct, TV panelist (I've Got a Secret)

Birth
1903

Robert Gwathmey, artist (Arts and Letters)

Birth
1904

Franz Coenen, composer, dies at 77

Death
1906

Norman Cook, museum curator

Birth
1907

Alfonse Vranckx, Belgian lawyer/politician

Birth
1907

Maurice Couve de Murville, France premier (1968-69)

Birth
1908

Gen Baden-Powell starts Boy-Scouts

Event
1909

Tiny Winters, musician

Birth
1909

Ann Todd, Hartford England, actress (Paradine Case, 7th Veil)

Birth
1911

Carl Eilhardt, composer, dies at 67

Death
1911

C[atherine] L[ucille] Moore, US, sci-fi author (Judgment Night)

Birth
1912

Ken Weekes, cricketer (WI batsman v England 1939, 137 at The Oval)

Birth
1913

Mark Goodson, TV game-show proudcer (Goodson-Toddman)

Birth
1913

Norman Dello Joio, [Dello Ioio], NYC, composer

Birth
1913

Franz Kafka stops working on "Amerika"; it will never be finished

Event
1913

Gustav Luders, composer, dies at 47

Death
1914

Opera "Madeleine," premieres in NYC

Event
1915

Vitezslava Kapralova, composer

Birth
1915

Ernest Borgnine, Hamden Ct, actor (Ice Station Zebra, McHale, Marty)

Birth
1915

Robert B Motherwell, US, painter (Elegies to the Spanish Republic)

Birth
1915

German-British sea battle at Doggersbank and Helgoland

Event
1916

John Corner, scientist

Birth
1916

Vic Stollmeyer, cricketer (bro of Jeff Scored 96 in only Test innings)

Birth
1918

John McLiam, Alberta, actor (Parker-Men From Shiloh)

Birth
1918

Oral Roberts, Televangelist; needs $8,000,000 (Oral Roberts College)

Birth