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Events of July 24th:
July 24th is the 205th day of the year (206th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 160 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about July 24th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on July 24th:
1783 Simón Bolívar (revolutionary)
1802 Alexandre Dumas (writer)
1897Amelia Earhart (aviator)
1942 Tony Sirico (actor)
1942 Chris Sarandon (actor)
1945 Linda Harrison (actress)
1947 Robert+Hays (actor)
1949 Michael Richards (comedian, actor)
1951 Lynda Carter (actress)
1969 Jennifer Lopez (singer, actress)
1977 Danny Dyer (actor)
1979 Rose Byrne (actress)
1981 Summer Glau (actress)
1982 Anna Paquin (actress)
July 24th in History:
1567 Mary Queen of Scots forced to abdicate in favour of her 1-year old son, James VI.
1823 Slavery abolished in Chile.
1920 Faisal I deposed as King of Syria after just 4 months on the throne (he is crowned King Iraq the following year).
1924 Treaty of Lausanne settles the boundaries of Turkey.
1927 Mein Gate war memorial unveiled at Ypres.
1929 Kellogg-Briand Pact (renouncing war as an element of national policy) goes into effect.
1938 First ascent of North face of the Eiger.
1969 Apollo 11, the first manned mission to reach the moon, returns safely to Earth.
1990 Iraqi military forces begin massing on that country's border with Kuwait.
2005 Lance Armstrong wins his 7th consecutive Tour de France.
July 24th is also:
Pioneer Day (Utah)
Simon Bolivar Day (Ecuador)
Simon Bolivar Day (Venezuela)
Children's Day (Vanuatu)
People born on July 24th are Leo
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