It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of Saturday, 19 July 1924 ?
Famous People born
Sybren Polet [Sijbe Minnema]
- According to sitcom Father Ted, previous events that occurred on July 19 included Galway being liberated by the Indians, Marathon was renamed Snickers and the Ice Age ended.
- St. Symmachus
- St. Machrina
- St. Arsenius
- Catholic - Feasts of St. Vincent de Paul
- Nicaragua - National Liberation Day
- Myanmar - Martyr's Day
- Malaysia - Birthday of Yang di-Pertuan Besar of Ng Sembilan
- Roman festivals - Lucaria
: Dutch writer / poet (Mannekino)
Stanley K. Hathaway
: American politician (d. 2005)
: American actor (d. 2009)
: Jr., American writer, producer and director
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1924 ?
TIME Magazine Cover: Alexis I. Rykov -- July 14, 1924
Science vol. 60 issue 1542
So Big - Edna Ferber
The Plastic Age - Percy Marks
The Little French Girl - Anne Douglas Sedgwick
The Heirs Apparent - Philip Gibbs
Hoover Vaccum Cleaner A High Water Mark (1924)
Ponds Extract Co.s Ponds Cold Cream and Vanishing Cream A skin of dazzling loveliness in spite of days brimful (1924)
Tell the world why Saturday, 19 July 1924 is such a special date for you!