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)
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
Les Poudres De Coty Antique Face Powder Box (1924)
Georges Irat Limousine (1924)
Katharine Cornell Collectible Antique Print Photo (1924)
Tell the world why Saturday, 19 July 1924 is such a special date for you!