On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 2002

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • James Traficant is expelled from the United States House of Representatives on a vote of 420 to 1

Event of interestEvent of Interest

On 200th anniversary of his birth French author Alexandre Dumas' ('The Three Musketeers') ashes are interred in the Panthéon in Paris in a televised ceremony

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Denham, British actor (Mr Love, Damn the Defiant), dies at 92