Wednesday 7 May 1924
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Yves Bescond and Marjorie Boulton.
The Chechahcos, directed by Lewis H. Moomaw, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 May 1924 ?
- USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - 
- Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
- Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
- Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
- Russia - Radio Day (commemorating the work of Alexander Popov)
- Saint Flavia Domitilla
- Yves Bescond: French ecclesiastic, Roman Catholic cardinal.
- Marjorie Boulton: British writer, critic and lyric poet, the latter in Esperanto.
- Claude Vaillant: France Writer.
- Albert Band: French-American director and producer (d. 2002).
- Peruvian Torre forms 004A, Alianza Popular Revolutionaria Americana.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1924 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Al Jolson - California, Here I Come!
- You're in Kentucky Sure as You're Born - Jan Garber & His Orchestra
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