Saturday 2 August 1924
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Manhandled, directed by Allan Dwan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 2 August 1924 ?
- St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
- St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
- St. Stephen
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
- Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
- Bulgaria/Republic of Macedonia - Ilinden (St. Ilya Day), a day of remembrance of the Ilinden Uprising
- Costa Rica - Our Lady of the Angels
- Day of airborne forces in Russia
- Corrado : Italian actor, a radio and TV host of special programs.
- Carroll O'Connor: American actor (d. 2001).
- Raffaele Andreassi: Italian film director most known for his movie "Flashback" from 1969.
- James Baldwin: New York, United States -- Author (Go Tell it on Mountain, Another Country).
- Roland Mancini: French biographer.
- Joe Harnell: American musician, composer and arranger (Born 1924)
- Joe Hauser sets record of 14 total bases in a game
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians - Memory Lane
- Lazy - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- Concert No. 2 in C Minor, Parts 1 & 2 - Sergei Rachmaninoff
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