Saturday 30 August 1924
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. 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 30 August 1924 ?
- International Day of the Disappeared
- Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
- Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
- Geoffrey Beene: American fashion designer (d. 2004).
- Kenny Dorham: American singer-songwriter and trumpet player (d. 1972).
- Lajos Kisfaludy: Hungarian chemist and engineer (d. 1988).
- Rene Bon: French dancer, teacher and ballet master, a member of the Paris Opera Comique from 1940.
- Keith Carter: American Olympic athlete, a swimmer, he won a silver medal for the 200m breaststroke at the 1948 Olympics.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- There's Yes! Yes! in Your Eyes - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- Spain - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- Indiana Moon - John McCormack
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
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