Wednesday 13 August 1924
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John Milne .
Monsieur Beaucaire, directed by Sidney Olcott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
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Which were the important events of 13 August 1924 ?
- International Lefthanders Day
- St. Wigbert
- RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
- In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
- St. Cassian
- St. John Berchmans
- St. John Bosco
- St. Radegund
- Roman festivals - Vertumnalias in honor of Vertumnus, and also Diana, on the Aventine hill
- John Milne: CEO (Blue Circles Industries).
- Julian Aguirre: Composer, dies at 56.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1924 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- What'll I Do? - Lewis James
- What'll I Do? - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
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