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Events of March 24th:
March 24th is the 83rd day of the year (84th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 282 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about March 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 March 24th:
1874 Harry Houdini (escapologist)
1903 Malcolm Muggeridge (author, scholar)
1909 Clyde Barrow (criminal)
1911 Joseph Barbera (animator, film director/producer, artist, co-founder of Hanna-Barbera)
1930 Steve McQueen (actor)
1938 David Irving (historian)
1944 Ronald Lee Ermey (actor)
1945 Robert T. Bakker (paleontologist)
1947 Alan Sugar (businessman)
1949 Nick Lowe (singer, musician, producer)
1951 Tommy Hilfiger (fashion designer)
1960 Kelly LeBrock (actress)
1974 Alyson Hannigan (actress)
March 24th in History:
1603 King James VI of Scotland also becomes King James I of England.
1707 Acts of Union unites England and Scotland as the Kingdom of Great Britain.
1903 King James VI of Scotland becomes King James I of England.
1945 Operation Varsity: US, British and American troops perform the largest airborne drop in history to establish a foothold over the Rhine at Wesel, Germany.
1958 Elvis Presley is drafted into the US Army.
1972 UK imposes direct rule on Northern Ireland.
1976 Argentine military overthrow the government of Isabel Perón in a coup.
1989 An oil tanker, the Exxon Valdez, runs aground in Alaska, resulting in a massive oil spill.
1999 A fire in the Mont Blanc Tunnel kills 38.
March 24th is also:
World Tuberculosis Day
Day of Remembrance for Truth and Justice (Argentina)
People born on March 24th are Aries
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