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 This day in History - July 24
413 Historic Events for July 24
1916

Bob Eberly, Mechanicsville NY, singer (Jimmy Dorsey Band)

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1917

John Hillaby, writer/traveller

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1917

Robert Farnon, composer/conductor/arranger

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1917

Simon Slattvik, Norway, cross country ski jumper (Olympic-gold-1952)

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1918

Ruggiero Ricci, SF Calif, composer/violinist (Paganini)

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1919

Race Riot in Washington DC (6 killed, 100 wounded)

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1920

Alexander H Cohen, NYC, Broadway producer (Beyond the Fringe)

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1920

Bella Abzug, (Rep-D-NY, 1970-74)

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1921

Belgium's L‚on Scieur wins Tour de France

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1922

Leo Kraft, composer

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1922

Charles Mathias Jr, (Sen-R-MD, 1969-86)

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1923

Allied Powers and Turkey sign peace treaty, Lausanne

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1924

Glenn Loren Glasow, composer

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1924

Janine Charrat, French ballerina/choreographer

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1924

Lord Digby, lord-lt for Dorset

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1924

David Loram, British vice-admiral (Supreme Allied Commander)

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1925

Ignacio Aldecoa, Spanish writer (Gran Sol, Caballo the Pica)

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1925

Scopes guilty of teaching evolution in a Tn HS, fined $100 and costs

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1926

James Hele, high master (St Paul's School)

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1926

Hans-Gnther Winkler, Germany, equestrian jumper (Olympic-gold-1956)

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1927

James J Howard, (Rep-D-NJ, 1965- )

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1927

Wilfred Josephs, composer

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1929

NY to SF foot race ends (2« months) winner is 60 year old Monteverde

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1929

Pres Hoover proclaims Kellogg-Briand Pact which renounces war

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1929

Hedda J Garza, writer/political activist

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