Monday 14 January 1924
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Guy Williams in New York City and Alberto Bertuccelli.
The Dramatic Life of Abraham Lincoln, directed by Philip Rosen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
while So Big by Edna Ferber was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching From Sparks: Flames (1924 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 January 1924 ?
- Day of St. Basil the Great in Eastern Orthodoxy, January 1 on the Julian Calendar.
- Feast of Divina Pastora, in Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
- Makar Sankranti in India. The event is marked by flying kites. Also Pongal in South India.
- New Year's Day in Eastern Orthodoxy, see Julian Calendar.
- Festum Asinorum, medieval burlesque festival celebrating the Flight into Egypt.
- Guy Williams in New York City: New York, USA; actor (Zorro, Lost in Space).
- Alberto Bertuccelli: Italian soccer player.
- Jean Danet: French actor, activist, and gay theorist.
- Guy Williams: Actor (Zorro, Lost in Space), dies in Argentina at 65.
- Carole Cook: American actress and singer.
- Arne Garborg: Norwegian playwright (Mannfolk), dies at 72.
- Allies direct Fiume (Rijeka) in Italy.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- I Love You - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- Old-Fashioned Love - Frank Crumit
- Rememb'ring - Paul Ash & His Granada Orchestra
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