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 This day in History - September 24
399 Historic Events for September 24
1896

F Scott Fitzgerald, St Paul Minn, author (Great Gatsby)

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1896

Francis SK Fitzgerald, US writer (Great Gatsby, Zelda), dies

Death
1898

Howard W Florey, Aust, pathologist; purified penicillin (Nobel '45)

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1898

Charlotte D baroness of Pallandt, Dutch sculptress

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1898

Bartel Wilton, ship builder, dies at 70

Death
1899

Eduardo Hernandez Moncada, composer

Birth
1902

Cheryl Crawford, producer (Touch of Venus, Brigadoon)

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1902

Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Red Circle" (BG)

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1903

Bill Bradley becomes 1st Cleveland baseball player (Cleveland Naps) to hit for cycle

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1903

Alfred Deakin succeeds Edmund Baston as Australia premier

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1904

Cemal Resit Rey, composer

Birth
1904

Owen Saunders, mechanical engineer

Birth
1906

Victor Wong, LA Cal, actor (Mission to Moscow, Son of Kong, King Kong)

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1906

V Herbert and H Blossom's musical "Red Mill," premieres in NYC

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1906

St Louis Card Stony McGlynn no-hits Dodgers, 1-1 in 7 inning game

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1907

Pierre Moulaert, composer

Birth
1908

Robert B Rhoads becomes 1st Cleveland pitcher (Cleveland Naps) to toss a no-hit game, Cleveland 2, Boston 1

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1910

Rudolf Dellinger, composer, dies at 53

Death
1910

Leonarda da Vinci MacLaren, founder (LSE)

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1910

Jean Servais, Angers Belgium, actor (Every Man is My Enemy)

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1910

Cao Yu, dramatist

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1910

Frank Pelleg, composer

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1911

Konstantin Chernenko, USSR leader

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1912

Don Porter, Miami Okla, actor (Russ Lawrence-Gidget, Ann Sothern Show)

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1912

Ian Serraillier, children author

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