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  • Lercara Friddi, Sicily, Italy
    Wednesday Nov 24, 1897

    Lucky Luciano

    Birth

    Lercara Friddi, Sicily, Italy
    Wednesday Nov 24, 1897

    Salvatore Lucania was born on November 24, 1897, in Lercara Friddi, Sicily, Italy.




  • Guilin and Liuzhou, Guangxi, China
    Friday Nov 24, 1944

    World War II

    Battle of Guilin–Liuzhou

    Guilin and Liuzhou, Guangxi, China
    Friday Nov 24, 1944

    The Battle of Guilin–Liuzhou, also known as the Battle of Guiliu, was one of the 22 major engagements between the Chinese National Revolutionary Army and Japanese forces in Guangxi. On 24 November the Japanese were in control of 75 counties in Guangxi, roughly 2/3 its area.




  • North Korea
    Friday Nov 24, 1950

    Korean War

    The Home-by-Christmas Offensive

    North Korea
    Friday Nov 24, 1950

    On 24 November, the Home-by-Christmas Offensive was launched with the US Eighth Army advancing in northwest Korea, while US X Corps attacked along the Korean east coast.




  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Sunday Nov 24, 1963

    Vietnam War

    The Battle against communism

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Sunday Nov 24, 1963

    Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson had not been heavily involved with policy toward Vietnam; however, upon becoming president, Johnson immediately focused on the war. On 24 November 1963, he said, "the battle against communism ... must be joined ... with strength and determination".




  • Kensington, London, England, United Kingdom
    Sunday Nov 24, 1991

    Freddie Mercury

    Death

    Kensington, London, England, United Kingdom
    Sunday Nov 24, 1991

    On the evening of 24 November 1991, about 24 hours after issuing the statement, Mercury died at the age of 45 at his home in Kensington. The cause of death was bronchial pneumonia resulting from AIDS. Mercury's close friend Dave Clark of the Dave Clark Five was at the bedside vigil when he died. Austin phoned Mercury's parents and sister to break the news, which reached newspaper and television crews in the early hours of 25 November.




  • Moscow, Russia
    Saturday Nov 24, 2007

    Garry Kasparov

    Kasparov and other protesters were detained by police at an Other Russia rally in Moscow

    Moscow, Russia
    Saturday Nov 24, 2007

    On 24 November 2007, Kasparov and other protesters were detained by police at an Other Russia rally in Moscow. 3,000 demonstrators arrived to allege the rigging of upcoming elections. Following an attempt by about 100 protesters to march through police lines to the electoral commission, which had barred Other Russia candidates from parliamentary elections, arrests were made. The Russian authorities stated a rally had been approved but not any marches, resulting in several detained demonstrators.




  • South Korea
    Monday Nov 24, 2014

    IKEA

    Jang Duck-jin's announcement

    South Korea
    Monday Nov 24, 2014

    Complaints arose from a group of consumers on IKEA's pricing policy in South Korea: the prices of certain products were higher than other countries. On 24 November 2014, Jang Duck-jin, head of the Fair Trade Commission's consumer policy bureau, told the media that the Commission was planning to commission a consumer group to compare IKEA's product prices by country.


  • U.S.
    Monday Nov 24, 2014

    Eminem

    Shady XV

    U.S.
    Monday Nov 24, 2014

    Shady XV (stylized as SHADYXV) is a hip hop compilation album performed by various artists of Shady Records. The double disc album was released on November 24, 2014, by Shady Records and Interscope Records.


  • France
    Thursday Nov 24, 2016

    Emmanuel Macron

    "Revolution"

    France
    Thursday Nov 24, 2016

    A book was published on 24 November 2016 by Macron to support his campaign titled "Révolution", the book sold nearly 200,000 copies during its printing run and was one of the best selling books in France during 2016.


  • Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
    Friday Nov 24, 2017

    Sooronbay Jeenbekov

    Jeenbekov was Inaugurated as President

    Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
    Friday Nov 24, 2017

    Jeenbekov was inaugurated as president on 24 November 2017 in a ceremony that took place in the Enesay reception house of the Ala Archa State Residence.


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