Tuesday 13 May 1924
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Theodore Mann and Harry Schwarz.
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 most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
From Sparks: Flames (1924 TV Series)
Which were the important events of 13 May 1924 ?
- Saint Maria Dominica Mazzarello (died 1881)
- Saint John the Silent
- Saint Gerald of Villamagna
- Saint Robert Bellarmine
- Saint Servatus
- Our Lady of Fatima
- Rotuma Day in Fiji.
- World Fair Trade Day (2006).
- Abbotsbury Garland Day, Dorset, England.
- Commemoration of Julian of Norwich (Anglican).
- Saint Rolanda
See other famous people born on 13 May
Theodore Mann: American director and producer (d. 2012).
Harry Schwarz: German-South African lawyer politician and diplomat 13th South African Ambassador to the United States (d. 2010).
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
I'm Goin' South - Al Jolson
One I Love Belongs to Someone Else - Al Jolson
Steppin' Out - Al Jolson
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What news were making the headlines those days in May 1924?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Homer St. Gaudens -- May 12, 1924
- Science: Science vol. 59 issue 1532
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: William E. Borah -- May 5, 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 13 May 1924 is such a special date for you!