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 This day in History - March 24
378 Historic Events for March 24
1913

Netherlands soccer team's 1st victory over England

Event
1913

Palace Theater opens at 1564 Broadway NYC

Event
1914

Lilli Palmer, Posen Germany, actress (Boys From Brazil, Sebastian)

Birth
1916

Enrique y Campina Granados, Sp opera composer (Goyescas), drowns at 48

Death
1918

Englebert van Anderlecht, Belgian painter

Birth
1918

Theophile Ysaye, composer, dies at 53

Death
1919

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, author (Coney Island of the Mind)

Birth
1919

John J Duncan Jr, (Rep-R-TN, 1965- )

Birth
1920

Gene Nelson, [Berg], Seattle Wash, actor (Tea For 2, Oklahoma)

Birth
1920

1st US coast guard air station established (Morehead City NC)

Event
1921

Deodat de Severac, composer, dies at 48

Death
1921

Wilson Harris, Guayanese author

Birth
1922

Dorothy Irene Height, president (national council of negro women)

Birth
1922

Grand National at Aintree sees only 3 horses out of 32 starters finish

Event
1922

Dave Appell, singer/musician/songwriter (In the Midnight Hour)

Birth
1923

Murray Hamilton, Washington NC, actor (Rich Man Poor Man)

Birth
1923

Edna Jo Hunter, expert on military families and prisoners of war

Birth
1924

Greece becomes a republic

Event
1924

Norman Fell, Phila, actor (Mr Roper-3's Company, The End, Graduate)

Birth
1924

Lorraine Gourley, LA CA

Birth
1924

Lois Andrews, actress (Ganster, Rustlers, Desert Hawk)

Birth
1925

Mai Zetterling, Vaeras Sweden, actress (Hidden Agenda, Ringer)

Birth
1925

KSL-AM in Salt Lake City UT begins radio transmissions

Event
1925

Duncan Wood, TV director/producer

Birth
1926

Dario Fo, Leggiuno Sangiano VA, playwright (Nobel-1997)

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