Thursday 21 August 1924
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
The Iron Horse, directed by Kevin Brownlow, 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 21 August 1924 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Gerald Lascelles: British peer, member of Royal Family, he was the second grandchild of King George V of England and Queen Mary.
- Jack Buck: American baseball announcer (Born 1924).
- Chris Schenkel: American sports journalist (d. 2005).
- Arthur Janov: American author and clinical psychologist who discovered a controversial "primal therapy" which elicits screams from patients as part of a process to achieve healing.
- Jack Weston: American actor, the first child in his family, onscreen beginning in 1958.
- Gerald D Lascelles: Son of English Princess Mary
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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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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
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