Monday 17 March 1924, St. Patrick's Day
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
The Thief of Bagdad, directed by Raoul Walsh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
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Which were the important events of 17 March 1924 ?
- Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
- Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
- St. Agricola
- St. Joseph of Arimathea
- Feast day of St Patrick: a public holiday in Ireland (National feast) and Montserrat, widely celebrated in North America and worldwide (see St. Patrick's Day)
- Ancient Latvia - Kustonu Diena (return of the larks) observed
- Boston, Massachusetts - Evacuation Day
- Stephen Dodgson: English composer and educator (d. 2013).
- William Peers: Belgian gynecologist, highly active in attempts to legalize medical abortions in Belgium.
- Netherlands and the USSR begin talks over USSR recognition
- Sweden and the USSR exchange diplomats
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Mama Loves Papa - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
- Say it with a Ukelele - Frank Crumit
- Will Rogers' First Political Speech - Will Rogers
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