Saturday 23 August 1924
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Denis Sargan and Edvard Fliflet Braein.
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..
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Which were the important events of 23 August 1924 ?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
- Denis Sargan: Econometrician.
- Edvard Fliflet Braein: Composer.
- Siti Hartinah Suharto: Wife of President Suharto of Indonesia.
- Ephraim Kishon: Israeli author, dramatist, screenwriter, and Oscar-nominated film director.
- Robert Solow: American economist and academic Nobel Prize laureate.
- Heinrich Berte: Austrian operetta composer (Born 1856).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- San - Ted Lewis & His Band
- Don't Mind the Rain - Blossom Seeley
- Forget-Me-Not (Means Remember Me) - Benson Orchestra of Chicago
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?