April 24th

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The April 24 is the 114th day of the Gregorian calendar (115th in leap years ), thus remain still 251 days until the end of the year.

Historic anniversaries
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22nd 23 24 25th 26th 27 28
29 30th

Events

Politics and world events

1521: Execution of the Comuneros
1671: Stenka Razin
1723: Davel before his execution
1885: Battle of Fish Creek
1916: Easter proclamation
1972/74: Willy Brandt (left), with successor Helmut Schmidt
1974: Günter Guillaume
1990: Gruinard Island
2004: Cyprus divided

economy

science and technology

1800: Library of Congress
1923: Freud's model of the psyche
Vasa salvaged in 1961
1990: Start of the discovery mission STS-31

Culture

1742: Georg Friedrich Handel
1801: Joseph Haydn
1964: The Little Mermaid

society

1558: Francis and Maria of France
1854: Franz Josef and Elisabeth

religion

1585: Sixtus V.

Disasters

Minor accidents are listed in the sub-articles of Catastrophe .

nature and environment

Sports

Entries of athletics world records can be found under the respective discipline under athletics .

Born

Before the 18th century

William of Orange (* 1533)

18th century

Johann Philipp Kirnberger (* 1721)

19th century

1801-1850

Louis Édouard Bouët-Willaumez (* 1808)
Louis Canivez (* 1837)

1851-1900

Philippe Pétain (* 1856)
Hugh Dowding (* 1882)
Richard Stafford Cripps (* 1889)

20th century

1901-1925

Willem de Kooning (* 1904)
Karl Schiller (* 1911)
Axel von dem Bussche (* 1919)

1926-1950

1951-1975

Jean Paul Gaultier (* 1951)
Marc-Aeilko Aris (* 1959)
Susanna Tausendfreund (* 1963)
Hashim Thaçi (* 1968)
Sachin Tendulkar (* 1973)

1976-2000

Eric Balfour (born 1977)
Kelly Clarkson (* 1982)
Serdar Taşçı (* 1987)

Died

Before the 18th century

Jacopo Sannazaro († 1530)

18th century

19th century

Franz Wilhelm Junghuhn († 1864)

20th century

1901-1950

Poul la Cour († 1908)
Lucy Maud Montgomery († 1942)

1951-2000

Max von Laue († 1960)
Franz Jonas († 1974)
Rolf Stommelen († 1983)

21st century

Ezer Weizman († 2005)
Hans Hollein († 2014)

Holidays and memorial days

  • Church memorial days
    • Johann Walter , German cantor (Protestant: EKD and LCMS )
    • Kagawa Toyohiko , Japanese theologian and social reformer (Protestant, Anglican Memorial Day is April 23)
    • St. Ivo , venerated saint in England, whose remains were discovered in 1001
    • St. Fidelis von Sigmaringen , German lawyer, religious priest and martyr (Catholic)
    • St. Maria Cleophae , Roman disciple (Catholic)
    • St. Salome , Roman disciple (Catholic)

The list of days of remembrance and action contains further entries .


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