Monday 1 December 1924
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Edward Gibbs and Masao Horiba.
Janice Meredith, directed by E. Mason Hopper, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 1 December 1924 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the important events of 1 December 1924 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
- Feast day of St Eligius
- Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
- Angola's Pioneers' Day
- World AIDS Day
- Portugal - Restoration of Independence Day: on December 1, 1640, Portugal regains its independence from Spain and Jopo IV of Portugal becomes king.
See other famous people born on 01 December
Edward Gibbs: American homicide; strangled and bludgeoned a woman to death and hid the body.
Masao Horiba: Japanese businessman founded Horiba (d. 2015).
Shaitan Singh: Indian soldier (d. 1962).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1924 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Where the Dreamy Wabash Flows - Irving Kaufman
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1924?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Chauncey M. Depew -- Dec. 1, 1924
- Science: Science vol. 60 issue 1561
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: William R. Inge -- Nov. 24, 1924
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Edna Ferber’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel is a rollicking panorama of Chicago's high and low life at the turn of the twentieth century—now available in a limited Olive Edition.“A
The Plastic Age is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Percy Marks is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition.
TITLE: THE LITTLE FRENCH GIRL By ANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK 1924 AUTHOR: ANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: GROSSET & DUNLAP, NY 1924 EDITION: First Edition assumed for Grosset CATEGORY: Children, Rare BINDING/COVER: Hardback with dust jacket COLOR: Blue
tale of a youth, that is utterly impatient of the muddle of the world, & bitterly resentful that it is expected to set right the muddle of centuries
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 1 December 1924 is such a special date for you!