Sunday 17 August 1924
It was Sunday, 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 ?
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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 Connell: American novelist, poet, and short story-writer.
- Evan S Connell: United States -- Writer.
- Helen Wallis: Cartographer / librarian.
- John A Emmens: Art historian / poet (Kunst & Vliegwerk).
- Laurence Richard Deniz: Jazz guitarist.
- 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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