Saturday 13 September 1924


It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). The Red Lily, directed by Fred Niblo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Red Lily

The Red Lily

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Ramon Novarro, Enid Bennett, Frank Currier

Country: United States

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Captain Blood

Captain Blood

Directed by: David Smith

Starring: J. Warren Kerrigan, Jean Paige, Charlotte Merriam

Country: United States

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The Iron Horse

The Iron Horse

Directed by: Kevin Brownlow

Starring: George O'Brien, Madge Bellamy, Charles Edward Bull

Country: United States

Monsieur Beaucaire

Monsieur Beaucaire

Directed by: Sidney Olcott

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Bebe Daniels, Lois Wilson

Country: United States

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Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: Gloria Swanson, Tom Moore, Lilyan Tashman

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 September 1924 ?

  • 1999 - Lunar nuclear waste dump explodes, sending the Moon hurtling into deep space in Space: 1999
  • RC Saints - St John Chrysostom
  • Roman festivals - epulum Iovis: banquet of Jupiter, on the ides during the Ludi Romani
  • 2000 - Second Impact in Neon Genesis Evangelion
  • Also see September 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Scott Brady: American actor, the brother of Lawrence Tierney; both of them were actors and alcoholics.
  • Maurice Jarre: French classical composer who is best known for his Oscar winning film scores for "Lawrence of Arabia" in 1962, "Dr. Zhivago" in 1965 and "A Passage to India" in 1984.
  • Norman Alden: American actor (d. 2012).
  • Harold Blair: Australian tenor, Aboriginal activist (d. 1976).
  • Norman Alden in Fort Worth: Texas, USA; actor (Pilaski - Hennesey, Al - Fay).
See other famous people born on 13 September
Famous Deaths:
  • 19th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Philadelphia (5-0)

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. She's Everybody's Sweetheart - Ted Lewis & His Band
  2. Memory Lane - Paul Specht & His Orchestra
  3. Shine - California Ramblers

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 60 issue 1550
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General Wu Pei-fu -- Sep. 8, 1924


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

So Big by Edna Ferber

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

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

The Little French Girl

By: Anne Douglas Sedgwick

We sell Rare, out-of-print, uncommon, & used BOOKS, PRINTS, MAPS, DOCUMENTS, AND EPHEMERA. We do not sell ebooks, print on demand, or other reproduced materials. Each item you see here is individually described and imaged.

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The Heirs Apparent by Philip Gibbs

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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