1924 - Wikipedia
1924 () was a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1924th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 924th year of the 2nd millennium, the 24th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1920s decade.
1924 - Historical Events - On This Day
Historical events in 1924. See what famous, scandalous and important events happened in 1924 or search by date or keyword.
What Happened in 1924 Fashions, Pop Culture, Events and ...
1924 History Time Period covers First Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Ellis Island closes for Immigration, J. Edgar Hoover appointed, first round-the-world flight in 175 days ...
Immigration Act of 1924 - Wikipedia
The Immigration Act of 1924, or Johnson–Reed Act, including the Asian Exclusion Act and National Origins Act (Pub.L. 68–139, 43 Stat. 153, enacted May 26, 1924), was a United States federal law that prevented immigration from Asia, set quotas on the number of immigrants from the Eastern Hemisphere, and provided funding and an enforcement mechanism to carry out the longstanding ban on other ...
Paris 1924 Summer Olympics - results & video highlights
The Paris Games signalled the acceptance of the Games as a major event with widespread appeal. Mass appeal. The number of participating National Olympic Committees jumped from 29 to 44, signalling the advent of the Olympic Games as a major event with widespread appeal.
1924 - Biography
Discover unexpected relationships between famous figures when you explore our group of famous people born in the year 1924.
Immigration Act of 1924 - u-s-history.com
A provision in the 1924 law barred entry to those ineligible for citizenship — effectively ending the immigration of all Asians into the United States and undermining the earlier "Gentlemen`s Agreement" with Japan.Efforts by Secretary of State Hughes to change this provision were not successful and actually inflamed the passions of the anti-Japanese press, which was especially strong on the ...
1924 | Hemmings Daily
Ford Model T Although it has been around for a while, Ford’s Model T is reaching new heights of production; 1924 is the second consecutive year when more than two million Fords are built.
1924 United States presidential election - Wikipedia
The United States presidential election of 1924 was the 35th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 4, 1924.In a three-way contest, incumbent Republican President Calvin Coolidge won election to a full term.
First Winter Olympics - Chamonix 1924 Winter Olympic Games
For this first edition of the Olympic Winter Games, the official report is included in that of the Olympic Summer Games, Paris 1024, “Les Jeux de la VIIIe Olympiade Paris 1924: rapport officiel”.