Thursday 14 August 1924
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Monsieur Beaucaire, directed by Sidney Olcott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 14 August 1924!
Which were the important events of 14 August 1924 ?
- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Georges Pretre: Waziers Musician.
- Georges Prêtre: French musician, orchestral and opera conductor.
- Lee Adams: American lyricist; formerly a magazine writer and editor.
- Sverre Fehn: Norwegian architect designed the Hedmark Museum (d. 2009).
- Holger Hansen: Danish actor (d. 2013).
- Rangjung Dorje: 16th Karmapa Tibetan spiritual leader (d. 1981)
- Holger Juul Hansen: Danish actor
- Rangjung Rigpe Dorje: 16th Karmapa Lama, Tibetan religious figure (d. 1981)
Subscribe to our Newsletter
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
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 14 August 1924 and get them!