March 24 in History – What happened on 24 March in Past

✅ Published on March 24th, 2021 in March in History

24 March - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on March 24, the day number in a year is 83 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 84. March 24 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

March 24 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1603King James VI of Scotland acceded to the thrones of England and Ireland, becoming James I of England and unifying the crowns of the kingdoms for the first time.
1720The Reichsgrad of the Estates made Frederick I the King of Sweden.
1721Johann Sebastian Bach presented Margrave Christian Ludwig Brandenburg-Schwedt with six concertos, now commonly called the Brandenburg concertos.
1721Johann Sebastian Bach's Brandenburg Concerto was dedicated to Christian Ludwig of Brandenburg-Schwright.
1731Jerome alias Heronimus) de Salis Parliamentary Act was made according to the British.
1828Philadelphia, and the first state owned by the Columbia Railway).
1837Black citizens were given the right to vote in Canada.
1855Long-distance messages were sent from Telegraph between Calcutta (now Kolkata) to Delhi.
1860Ronin samurai of the Mito Domain assassinated Japanese Chief Minister Ii Naosuke, upset with his role in the opening of Japan to foreign powers.
1868The Metropolitan Life Insurance Company was formed.
1869The last of Maori leader Titokowaru's forces surrendered tothe New Zealand government, ending his uprising.
1870It was officially opened after the founding of Syracuse University.
1878British ship Eurydice sunk, killing 300 people.
1882German physician Robert Koch announced the discovery of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, a bacterium that causes tuberculosis.
1883New York and Chicago had a phone conversation for the first time.
1922Irish War of Independence-In Belfast, Northern Irish police broke into a house and murdered a Catholic family in reprisal for the deaths of two policemen the day before.
1927Chinese Civil War-In the midst of a battle between the Communists and Nationalists, warships from six countries bombarded Nanjing in defense of the foreign citizens living there.
1927Following the capture of Nanjing by an alliance of Nationalist And Communist forces, British and American warships bombarded the city in defence of foreign citizens there.
1932For the first time in America, radio broadcasting was done by moving train.
1934The Tydings–McDuffie Act came into effect, which provided for self-government of the Philippines and for Filipino independence from the United States after a period of ten years.
1944World War II-German occupation troops killed 335 people in Rome as a reprisal for a partisan attack conducted on the previous day against the SS Police Regiment Bozen.
1944Second World War-Captured Allied airmen began 'the Great Escape', breaking out of the German prison camp Stalag Luft III.
1946The British Cabinet Mission, consisting of Lord Pethick-Lawrence, Sir Stafford Cripps and A. V. Alexander, arrives in India to discuss and plan for the transfer of power from the British Raj to Indian leadership.
1953Queen Mary, grandmother of the Queen of Britain, died while asleep.
1977Morarji Desai became the fourth Prime Minister of India and formed the first non-Congress government at the Center.
1989The tanker Exxon Valdez spilled more than 10 million US gallons of oil into Prince William Sound, Alaska, causing one of the most devastating man-made environmental disasters at sea.
1993Ezer Weisman was elected President of Israel.
1994Song of Jacob Zulu' opens at Plymouth Theater New York City. It performed for 53 performances.
1997Australian parliament overturns world's 1st and only euthanasia law.
1998In India, 250 people were killed and 3000 injured due to heavy storms through Dantan.
1999Pn Bhagwati India) elected vice-president of the United Nations Human Rights Committee for a second consecutive term.
2002Whoopi Goldberg hosted 74th Academy Awards Oscar Ceremony. A Beautiful Mind wins Best Picture. Denzell Washington and Hallie Berry win lead acting awards.
2003World Tuberculosis Day was observed all over the world to increase public awareness for tuberculosis prevention and to continue efforts to control it.
2007The Australian Labor Party was re-established after the election of the state of New South Wales.
2008Bhutan holds it first general election.
2008The Bhutan Peace and Prosperity Party, led by Jigme Thinley,won 45 out of 47 seats in the National Assembly of Bhutan in thecountry's first-ever general election.
2008Pakistan People's Party leader Yusuf Raza Gilani was elected the new Prime Minister of Pakistan.
2011Kenya opened the Africa carbon Exchange. it is the first carbon exchange in Africa .It has been opened to Exchange carbon credits.
2012Evo Morales, the President Bolivia assets that he will have International court of Justice in Hague, Netherland to solve the dispute of the border between Bolivia and Chile.
2012China has planned to phase out the practice of taking and selling organs. This plan is regarding the executed prisoners.
201317 soldiers were killed in a suicide attack on a military post in Pakistan's North Waziristan.
2014Disney has announced that it will buy Maker Studios for 500 million with an additional payout of 450 million if it can meet certain performance targets. Disney can expand marketing outlets for its media trough selling online video.
2015The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 deliberately crashed the aircraft in a mass murder–suicide in the French Alps, killing all 150 people on board.

Famous Birthdays of March 24 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1921Vasily Smyslov / Chess Player / Russia
1972Steve Karsay / Baseball Player / United States of America
1987Josh Zeid / Baseball Player / United States of America
1883Dorothy Campbell / Golfer / United States of America
1984Benoît Assou-Ekotto / Footballer / France
1657Arai Hakuseki / Politician / Japan
1990Starlin Castro / Baseball Player / United States of America
1923Murray Hamilton / Actor / United States of America
1962Star Jones / Journalist / United States of America
1961Dean Jones / Cricketer / Australia
1874Luigi Einaudi / Politician / Italy
1990Keisha Castle-Hughes / Actress / Australia
1809Joseph Liouville / Academic / France
1949Nick Lowe / Writer / United Kingdom
1982Jimmy Hempte / Footballer / Belgium
1835Joseph Stefan / Physicist / Austria
1959Derek Statham / Footballer / United Kingdom
1938Don Covay / Writer / United States of America
1987Ramires / Footballer / Brazil
1879Neyzen Tevfik / Poet / Turkey
1885Charles Daniels / Swimmer / United States of America
1977Jessica Chastain / Actress / United States of America
1893George Sisler / Baseball Player / United States of America
1949Tabitha King / Poet / United States of America
1984Lucy Wangui Kabuu / Runner / Kenya
1955Pat Price / Ice Hockey Player / Canada
1983Luca Ceccarelli / Footballer / Italy
1830Robert Hamerling / Poet / Austria
1956Bill Wray / Painter / United States of America
1957Pat Jarvis / Rugby Player / Australia

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