Historical Events on March 24, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

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21st Academy Awards: "Hamlet", Laurence Olivier & Jane Wyman win

  • SS police chief in the Netherlands Hanns Albin Rauter's request for a pardon denied, executed by firing squad
  • Walter & John Huston become 1st father-and-son team to win