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

✅ Published on November 24th, 2019 in November in History

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

According to Gregory calendar, on November 24, the day number in a year is 328 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 329. November 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.

November 24 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1227High Duke of Poland Leszek the White was assassinated during adiet of the Piast dukes.
1434The water of the Thames River in London froze in Ketudco form.
1542Anglo-Scottish Wars-England captured about 1,200 Scottishprisoners with its victory in the Battle of Solway Moss.
1642A Dutch expedition led by Abel Tasman reached present-dayTasmania, Australia.
1744John Carteret resigned as British Secretary of the Northern Department.
1759The volcano erupted on the Visuvius mountain peak in Italy.
1827The election for France's 430 member Chamber of Deputies went to the polls. The supporters of King Charles X, the lavaturist, lost by a majority of 233 seats and received 180 seats.
1831British physicist Michael Ferrede discovered electricity.
1832South Carolina passed notification ordinance
1859On the Origin of Species by British naturalist Charles Darwinwas first published, and sold out its initial print run on the firstday.
1863American Civil War-As part of the Chattanooga Campaign inChattanooga, Tennessee, Union forces captured Lookout Mountain, helpingthem to begin breaking the Confederate siege of the city.
1871The National Rifle Association was organized.
1877Anna Sewell's influential animal welfare novel Black Beauty,one of the best-selling books of all time, was first published.
1877The first Hindustani Kawasaji Jamsetji Patigra to become deputy commissioner was born.
1903Clyde Coleman patented automobile electric starter.
1904The first successful caterpillar track was produced.
1906A local newspaper accused members of two teams of conspiring todeliberately lose games, the first major scandal in American football.
1914Benito Mussolini was ejected from the Italian Socialist Party.
1922Irish Civil War-Author and Irish nationalist Robert ErskineChilders was executed by the Irish Free State for illegally carrying asemi-automatic pistol.
1926Eminent philosopher Sri Aurobindo attained complete accomplishment.
1944Famous Indian film actor and film director Amol Palekar was born.
1950The 'Storm of the Century', a large extratropical cyclone,struck the east coast of the United States before moving northeast.
1950Known as the Great Storm of the Appalachian \, the cyclone brought strong winds of 250 kmph.
1961World Food Program (WFP) was included in the UN's temporary program.
1962The influential television programme That Was the Week ThatWas, a significant element of the British satire boom, was firstbroadcast.
1963Businessman Jack Ruby shot and fatally wounded Lee HarveyOswald, the alleged assassin of U.S. President John F. Kennedy, during alive television broadcast, fueling conspiracy theories on the matter.
1966The first TV station opened in Kinsasa, the capital of Congo.
1969The Apollo 12 spacecraft returns to Earth, splashing down in the Pacific Ocean.
1971A man hijacked a 727 plane, threatening to blow up the jet unless he received $200,000 and four parachutes. It is believed the hijacker, known as D.B. Cooper, jumped from the plane somewhere over the state of Washington and he nor was the money ever seen again.
1974An international team of scientists working in northeastern Ethiopia has found the partial skeleton of a three-million-year-old hominid that it claims is the most complete early man discovery ever made in Africa, the skeleton is better known and referred to as Lucy.
1974A group of paleoanthropologists discovered a 3.2-million-year-old skeleton of an Australopithecus afarensis in the Afar Depression inEthiopia, nicknaming it 'Lucy'
1976The Çaldiran-Muradiye earthquake in eastern Turkey killed atleast 4,000 people.
1986Legislators were expelled from the House together for the first time in the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly.
1988For the first time, Lok Sabha MP Lalduhoma was disqualified under the anti-defection law.
1988The popular American cult television comedy Mystery Science Theater made its debut at 3000 KTMA.
1999The Dashun a ferry transporting passengers from the port city of Yantai in China’s Shandong province to Dalian, near Korea, catches fire during a severe thunderstorm and sinks in the Yellow Sea off the coast of China, killing most of the passengers and crew on board, believed to be over 350 in total .
2003Uma Devi Khatri, who created comedy in Hindi films, died.
2005Two people were injured in an after an accident took place at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City in which the M&M's balloon was tangled in a light pole and fell near Times Square.
2006The European Union (EU) hosts the President of Russia Vladimir Putin in a summit. Poland has vetoed the launch of EU-Russia partnership talks.
2007Typhoon Mitag remains static over the Philippine Sea but changes course, and is expected to make land fall in Aurora-Isabela provinces of the Philippines on Monday due to the very slow and unusual movement.
2007Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrived home after eight years of exile.
2008United Kingdom Prime Minister Gordon Brown outlines plans to raise the income tax rate for the first time since 1975.
2009Iran lifts a ban on one of its best-selling newspapers, Hamshahri, a day after it was banned from publication after publishing a picture of a temple from the banned Baha'i faith.
2010Brazilian police shoot dead at least thirteen people in Rio de Janeiro following a wave of violence by suspected drug traffickers.
2012A fire at a clothing factory in the Ashulia district on theoutskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, killed at least 117 people.



Famous Birthdays of November 24 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1881Al Christie / Producer / Canada
1840John Alfred Brashear / Scientist / United States of America
1983Dean Ashton / Footballer / United Kingdom
1952Thierry Lhermitte / Actor / France
1926Tsung-Dao Lee / Academic / United States of America
1594Henry Grey / Politician / United Kingdom
1942Billy Connolly / Actor / Scotland
1955Clem Burke / Drummer / United States of America
1993Joe Pigott / Footballer / United Kingdom
1941Pete Best / Writer / United Kingdom
1962Tracey Wickham / Swimmer / Australia
1882Nikolai Janson / Politician / Russia
1942Andrew Stunell / Politician / United Kingdom
1955Najib Mikati / Politician / Lebanon
1985Julia Alexandratou / Model / Greece
1951Margaret Mountford / Lawyer / Ireland
1864Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec / Painter / France
1990Tom Odell / Writer / United Kingdom
1964Garret Dillahunt / Actor / United States of America
1968Bülent Korkmaz / Footballer / Turkey
1990Sarah Hyland / Actress / United States of America
1713Junípero Serra / Priest / Spain
1812Xavier Hommaire de Hell / Engineer / France
1806William Webb Ellis / Priest / United Kingdom
1899Ward Morehouse / Author / United States of America
1974Machel Montano / Singer / Trinidad and Tobago
1947Dave Sinclair / Keyboard Player / United Kingdom
1914Bessie Blount Griffin / Scientist / United States of America
1950Stanley Livingston / Actor / United States of America
1983Lars Eckert / Rugby Player / Germany

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