Sunday 17 August 1924
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Evan S Connell and Helen Wallis.
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 17 August 1924 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
- Evan S Connell: United States -- Writer.
- Helen Wallis: Cartographer / librarian.
- John A Emmens: Art historian / poet (Kunst & Vliegwerk).
- Laurence Richard Deniz: Jazz guitarist.
- Evan Connell: American novelist, poet, and short story-writer.
- French-German trade agreement signed
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- How Come You Do Me Like You Do? - Marion Harris
- It Had to be You - Cliff Edwards
- What'll I Do? - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
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