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Notable Historical Events for July 24th

1956Brendan Behan's "Quare Fellow" premieres in London

1965Bob Dylan release "Like a Rolling Stone"

1758George Washington admitted to Virginia House of Burgess

1969Muhammad Ali is convicted for refusing induction in US Army on appeal

1931Paavo Nurmi runs world record 2 mile (8:59.6)

1979Red Sox Carl Yastrzemski hits his 400th HR

1942Irving Berlin's musical "This is the Army" premieres in NYC

1567Mary Queen of Scots is forced to abdicate; her 1-year-old son becomes King James VI of Scots

1959US VP Nixon argues with Khrushchev, known as "Kitchen Debate"

1534Jacques Cartier, lands in Canada, claims it for France

July 24th Historical Events
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Notable Birthdays on July 24th

1897Amelia Earhart, Atchison Kansas, American aviator (1st woman to solo Atlantic)

1964Barry Bonds, Riverside California, left fielder (Pirates, SF Giants, 7X MVP)

1802Alexandre Dumas, Aisne France, author (3 Musketeers, Count of Monte Cristo), (d. 1870)

1969Jennifer Lopez, Bronx New York, actress and pop singer (Selena)

July 24th Birthdays
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Notable Weddings on July 24th

1972Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber (24) weds Sarah Hugill

1980Tennis star Bjorn Borg (24) weds tennis player Mariana Simionescu (23) in Bucharest, Romania

July 24th Weddings
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Notable Deaths on July 24th

1980Peter Sellers, actor (Pink Panther, Mouse that Roared), dies at 54

1862Martin Van Buren, 8th US president (1837-41), dies of heart failure at 79

July 24th Deaths
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