April 24, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • 2nd night Exeter bombed by German Luftwaffe

Birthdays in History

  • Richard M Daley, (mayor-D-Chicago)
  • Valeri Abramovich Voloshin, Russian cosmonaut

Deaths in History

  • Leonid Kulik, Russian Minerologist (Tunguska meteor site) dies of typhus in a Nazi prison camp at 58

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Lucy Maud Montgomery, Canadian author (Anne of Green Gables), dies at 67