Wednesday 24 August 1932
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Love Me Tonight, directed by Rouben Mamoulian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 August 1932 ?
- Liberia: Flag Day
- RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
- Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
- Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
- Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
- Robert D Hales: LDS apostle.
- John Powless: American champion tennis player.
- Robert Hales: American captain and religious leader.
- Richard Meale: Australian pianist and composer (d. 2009).
- Cormac Murphy-O'Connor: English cardinal.
- 1st transcontinental non-stop flight by a woman, Amelia Earhart
- Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly across the United States non-stop (from Los Angeles to Newark, New Jersey).
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