Wednesday 27 February 1924
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
America, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Or have a look at the whole 1924.
Have a look at the old newspapers from 27 February 1924 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
The Dramatic Life of Abraham Lincoln
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
From Sparks: Flames (1924 TV Series)
Which were the important events of 27 February 1924 ?
- International Polar Bear Day.
- Saint Antigone
- Saint Leander
- First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
- Saint Honorine
- Dominican Republic - National Day.
- Bah�'f Faith - Day 2 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honour of the pagan war god Mars were held.
- Saint Gabriel of the Mother of Sorrows
See other famous people born on 27 February
Sviatoslav Prokofiev: Russian of noted family, first son of the Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev and Lina Prokofieva.
M M Shearer: Former Lord Lieutenant of Shetland.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1924 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
Duncan Sisters - Rememb'ring
Somewhere in the World - John McCormack
Waltz of Long Ago - Paul Specht & His Orchestra
Covered Wagon Days - Ted Weems & His Orchestra
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
What news were making the headlines those days in February 1924?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Bernard M. Baruch -- Feb. 25, 1924
- Science: Science vol. 59 issue 1521
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Eleutherios Venizelos -- Feb. 18, 1924
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Edna Ferber’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel is a rollicking panorama of Chicago's high and low life at the turn of the twentieth century—now available in a limited Olive Edition.“A
The Plastic Age is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Percy Marks is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition.
TITLE: THE LITTLE FRENCH GIRL By ANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK 1924 AUTHOR: ANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: GROSSET & DUNLAP, NY 1924 EDITION: First Edition assumed for Grosset CATEGORY: Children, Rare BINDING/COVER: Hardback with dust jacket COLOR: Blue
tale of a youth, that is utterly impatient of the muddle of the world, & bitterly resentful that it is expected to set right the muddle of centuries
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