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 This day in History - January 24
352 Historic Events for January 24
1918

Gottfried von Einem, Bern Switzerland, Austrian composer (Dantons Tod)

Birth
1919

Leon Kirchner, Brooklyn NY, opera composer (Lily)

Birth
1919

Nora Beloff, journalist/author

Birth
1920

Jerry Maren, actor (munchkin-Wizard of Oz, Mayor McCheese)

Birth
1920

Don Saddler, Van Nuys Calif, dancer (Holiday Hotel)

Birth
1921

Bernard J Dwyer, (Rep-D-NJ, 1981- )

Birth
1922

-54øF (-48øC), Danbury, Wisconsin (state record)

Event
1922

Eskimo Pie patented by Christian K Nelson of Iowa (not an Eskimo)

Event
1922

Neil Franklin, soccer star

Birth
1922

Lehman Caves National Monument established

Event
1923

Simeon ten Holt, composer

Birth
1923

Aztec Ruins National Monument, NM established

Event
1924

Russian city of St Petersburg renamed Leningrad

Event
1924

Marvin Kaplan, Brooklyn NY, actor (Top Cat, Henry-Alice)

Birth
1924

David Craighead, composer

Birth
1924

8th earl Spencer, English large landowner/father of Diane

Birth
1924

Klaus George Roy, composer

Birth
1924

Robert W Kastenmeier, (Rep-D-WI, 1959- )

Birth
1924

Mussolini disallows non-fascists work union

Event
1924

Thephilo Braga, Portuguese poet/politician, dies at 80

Death
1925

Maria Tallchief, Fairfax Ok, ballerina

Birth
1925

William Hudson, Calif, actor (I Led 3 Lives)

Birth
1925

Sandler follows Branting as premier of Sweden

Event
1925

Moving picture of a solar eclipse taken from dirigible over Long Is

Event
1927

Paula Hawkins, (Sen-R-FL, 1981-86)

Birth