February 24 in history: Tendulkar's record, world's first opera, and more

The German Nazi party found, US House of Representatives votes to impeach US President Andrew Johnson, and more — here's what happened on this day in history

1607

World's first opera is premiered in Mantua, Italy

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1868

US House of Representatives votes to impeach President Andrew Johnson

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1920

The German Nazi (National Socialist Workers') Party is founded

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1946

General Juan Perón becomes first elected President of Argentina

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2010

Sachin Tendulkar becomes 1st to hit double century in One Day Cricket

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