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 This day in History - March 24
378 Historic Events for March 24
1900

June [Algeria Junius] Clark, musician trumpet

Birth
1902

Thomas E Dewey, Oh, 1st Catholic Pres candidate 1944, 1948 (R)

Birth
1903

Adolph F J Butenandt, German bio-chemist (Nobel 1939)

Birth
1903

Malcolm Muggeridge, English writer (Observer of Life)

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1903

John Patrick Sutton Ludlow, actor (Agatha)

Birth
1905

Andr‚ Christiaens, Flemish writer (Unfindable Country)

Birth
1905

Jules Verne, sci-fi author (Around the World in 80 Days), dies at 77

Death
1906

"Census of the British Empire" shows England rules 1/5 of the world

Event
1906

John Cameron Swayze, news correspondent/spokesman (Timex) [OS]

Birth
1907

Lydia Korneevna Chukovskaya, writer

Birth
1907

Martin Kosleck, Germany, actor (Pursuit to Algiers)

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1907

Janet Harmon Bragg, US pilot/columnist (Chicago Defender)

Birth
1907

Lucia Chase, US ballerina/co-founder (American Ballet Theater)

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1907

Lauris Norstad, US gen (NATO commander)/CEO (Owens-Corning Fiberglass)

Birth
1909

John Millington Synge, Irish dramatist/playwright/poet, dies at 37

Death
1909

Thomas E "Tommy" Trinder, English radio comic/actor (Phoenix)

Birth
1909

Clyde Barrow, bank robber (of Bonnie and Clyde fame)

Birth
1910

83øF highest temperature ever recorded in Cleveland in March

Event
1910

Richard Conte, Jersey City NJ, actor (4 Just Men, Tony Rome, Hotel)

Birth
1910

Jacques Chailley, composer

Birth
1911

Matthew Stanley Robison, president (Cardinals), dies

Death
1911

Enrique Jord , San Sebastian Spain, conductor (SF Symphony Orch 1970)

Birth
1911

Herman W "Fritz" Liebert, US OSSer/librarian (Yale curator)

Birth
1911

Jane Beverly Drew, architect

Birth
1911

Joseph Barbera, animator (Hanna-Barbera)

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