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 This day in History - February 24
426 Historic Events for February 24
1949

Israel and Egypt sign an armistice agreement

Event
1949

V-2/WAC-Corporal 1st rocket to outer space, White Sands, NM, 400 km

Event
1950

G J M Gazdar, computational linguist

Birth
1950

Cathy Mant, LPGA golfer

Birth
1950

Labour wins British parliamentary election

Event
1951

Ladies Figure Skating Champion in Milan won by Jeanette Altwegg of GRB

Event
1951

Ice Pairs Championship at Milan won by Ria Baran and Paul Falk of GER

Event
1951

"Bless You All" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 84 perfs

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1951

Helen Shaver, Ontario Canada, actress (WIOU, Praise of Older Women)

Birth
1951

Men's Figure Skating Championship in Milan won by Richard Button USA

Event
1951

Derek Randall, cricketer (England batsman and animated cover fieldsman)

Birth
1952

Simon Weinstock, businessman/racehorse owner

Birth
1952

Tom Burleson, USA, basketball (Oly-silv-1972) tallest Olympian-7'4"

Birth
1952

Betty MacKinnon and Sam Snead wins LPGA Orlando Mixed Golf Tournament

Event
1953

Karl R G von Rundstedt, Germ gen-field marshal (Ardennes), dies at 77

Death
1954

Marquess of Normanby

Birth
1955

"Silk Stockings" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 461 performances

Event
1955

Pact of Baghdad between Iraq and Turkey signed

Event
1955

Steven Jobs, co-founder (Apple Computer)

Birth
1955

Bob Abrams, Ohio, rocker (Buckinghams)

Birth
1956

Eddie Murray, LA Calif, 1st baseman (Orioles, Dodgers, Cleve Indians)

Birth
1956

Paula Zahn, Napperville Ill, news anchor (ABC, CBS This Morning)

Birth
1957

Phil McConkey, NFL wide receiver (NY Giants)

Birth
1957

Lan Burden, rocker

Birth
1958

Sammy Kershaw, Kaplan LA, country vocalist (Cadillac Style)

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