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Sunday 2 November 1924

1924-11-02

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). He Who Gets Slapped, directed by Victor Seastrom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

He Who Gets Slapped

Directed by: Victor Seastrom

Starring: Lon Chaney, Norma Shearer, John Gilbert

Country: United States

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The Last Man on Earth

Directed by: J.G. Blystone

Starring: Earle Foxe, Grace Cunard, Gladys Tennyson

Country: United States

Hot Water

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Josephine Crowell

Country: United States

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The Navigator

Directed by: Donald Crisp

Starring: Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Frederick Vroom

Country: United States

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Helen's Babies

Directed by: William A. Seiter

Starring: Baby Peggy, Clara Bow, Jeanne Carpenter

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 November 1924 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - All Souls Day (unless on a Sunday)
  • Rastafari movement - The coronation of Haile Selassie (1930) celebrated
  • USA - admission day (1889) of North Dakota and South Dakota as 39th and 40th states.
  • Ancient Latvia - Dveselu Diena held
  • Mexico and the United States - Day of the Dead (Spanish: El Dia de los Muertos), a Mexican and Mexican-American celebration of dead ancestors.
Famous Birthdays:
  • David Bauer: Canadian ice hockey player and priest (Born 1924).
  • Rudy Van Gelder: American record producer and engineer.
  • Romeo Ventres: American chemical engineer and CEO of Borden, a dairy lines company that diversified into snacks, potato chips and pasta.
  • (Father) David Bauer: Canadian ice hockey player and priest (d. 1988).
  • Artur Semedo: Portuguese director and actor on stage, in film and on television.
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Facts:
  • Sunday Express publishes 1st British crossword puzzle

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1924 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Somebody Loves Me - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
  2. Follow the Swallow - Al Jolson
  3. Maytime - Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians
  4. It Had to Be You - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1924?

  • Science: Science vol. 60 issue 1557
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Sigmund Freud -- Oct. 27, 1924
  • Science: Science vol. 60 issue 1556

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

So Big

By: Edna Ferber

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

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The Plastic Age

By: Percy Marks

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.

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The Little French Girl

By: Anne Douglas Sedgwick

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The Heirs Apparent

By: Philip Gibbs

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

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