6 days ago · June 2 – U.S. President Calvin Coolidge signs the Indian Citizenship Act of 1924 into law, granting citizenship to all Native Americans born within the territorial limits of the United States. June 12 – Rondout Heist: Six men of the Egan's Rats gang rob a mail train in Rondout, Illinois ; the robbery is later found to have been an inside job .
3 days ago · The earliest known long-count date, 199 AD, heralds the classic period, during which the Maya kingdoms supported a population numbering in the millions. Tikal, the largest of the kingdoms, alone had 500,000 inhabitants, though the average population of a kingdom was much smaller—somewhere under 50,000 people. The Maya speak a diverse family ...
3 days ago · 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 immigrants.
- May 26, 1924
- Johnson-Reed Act
- An Act to limit the immigration of aliens into the United States, and for other purposes.
- the 68th United States Congress
4 days ago · The 1924 United States presidential election 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.
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4 days ago · In March 1924, the "Metropolis of Australia and New Zealand" was established under the Ecumenical Patriarchate to cover the expanding Greek population, which by 1927 numbered over 10,000 and had established churches in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Port Pirie in South Australia.
- Cathedral of The Annunciation of Our Lady
- Cathedral of The Annunciation of Our Lady, Redfern, Sydney
- 2 million approximately
4 days ago · Adolf Hitler (German: [ˈadɔlf ˈhɪtlɐ] (); 20 April 1889 – 30 April 1945) was an Austrian-born German politician who was the dictator of Germany from 1933 to 1945. He rose to power as the leader of the Nazi Party, becoming Chancellor in 1933 and then assuming the title of Führer und Reichskanzler in 1934.
4 days ago · In 1066, several rival claimants to the English throne emerged. Among them were Harold Godwinson (recognised as king by the Witenagemot after the death of Edward the Confessor), Harald Hardrada (King of Norway who claimed to be the rightful heir of Harthacnut) and Duke William II of Normandy (vassal to the King of France, and first cousin once-removed of Edward the Confessor).
3 days ago · Slavery was abolished in Nepal in 1924 under premiership of Chandra Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana.  Following the German invasion of Poland , the Kingdom of Nepal declared war on Germany on September 4, 1939.
5 days ago · 1924年5月，苏联宣布放弃庚子赔款。 1924年底，美国政府宣布第二次退还庚子赔款，把余下的所有对美赔款全数退还。 1925年法、日、英、比、意、荷等国都声明退回赔款余额，并订立协议，充作办理对华教育文化事业，或充作外国银行营业费用和发行内债基金之 ...
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