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 This day in History - July 24
413 Historic Events for July 24
1929

Alfred Binns, West Indian cricket wicketkeeper (1953-56)

Birth
1929

Peter Yates, director (Breaking Away, Bullitt)

Birth
1930

Jacqueline Brookes, Montclair NJ, actress (Jack and Mike, Another World)

Birth
1930

Charles Hambro, English banker/multi-millionaire/CEO (Hambros)

Birth
1930

Boris Nikolayevich Belousov, cosmonaut

Birth
1931

George Gunn gets 183 and son of a gunn George Vernon 100* same innings

Event
1931

Marie WF Treub, Dutch economist/minister of finance, dies at 75

Death
1931

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 2 mile (8:59.6)

Event
1932

William D Ruckelshaus, headed Environmental Protection Agency

Birth
1933

German judge Vogt signs deed of accusation against Van der Lubbe

Event
1933

Max von Schillings, composer, dies at 65

Death
1933

John Aniston, Crete, actor (Search for Tomorrow, Day of our Lives)

Birth
1933

#1726 Hoffmeister, #2136 Jugta, #2158, #3957 Sugie and #4589 McDowell

Event
1934

Jimmy Holiday, US singer (How Can I Forget)

Birth
1934

Thomas Ambler, CEO (Texaco)

Birth
1934

1st ptarmigan hatched and reared in captivity, Ithaca, NY

Event
1934

Willie Davis, NFL defensive end (Cleveland Browns, Green Bay)

Birth
1935

Trevor Chinn, CEO (Lex)

Birth
1935

George Varnals, South African cricket batsman (England 1964-65)

Birth
1935

Les Reed, songwriter (Heroin)

Birth
1935

Pat Oliphant, Australia, cartoonist (7 Pres: The Art of Oliphant)

Birth
1935

1st greeting telegram sent in Britain

Event
1936

118øF (48øC), Minden, Nebraska (state record)

Event
1936

Gen Mola and Cabanellas form Spanish anti-govt

Event
1936

James Philip Dunn, composer, dies at 52

Death