Today in History for 24th May 1940

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Historical Events

Events 1 - 7 of 7

- 1st night game at NY's Polo Grounds (Giants 8, Braves 1)
- 1st night game at St Louis Sportsman Park (Indians 3, Browns 2)
- Dutch army demobilizes
- Dutch Queen Wilhelmina speaks on BBC radio
- German tanks reach Atrecht France
- Hitler affirms Gen von Rundstedts "Stopbevel"
- NY Giants rip Boston Bees 8-1 in 1st night game at Polo Grounds

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 2 of 2

- Gary Burghoff, Bristol CT, actor (Radar-M*A*S*H)
- Joseph Brodsky, USSR, author (Less than 1, Nobel 1987)

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