Thursday 30 October 1924


It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). The Last Man on Earth, directed by J.G. Blystone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Last Man on Earth

The Last Man on Earth

Directed by: J.G. Blystone

Starring: Earle Foxe, Grace Cunard, Gladys Tennyson

Country: United States

Hot Water

Hot Water

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Josephine Crowell

Country: United States

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The Navigator

The Navigator

Directed by: Donald Crisp

Starring: Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Frederick Vroom

Country: United States

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Helen's Babies

Helen's Babies

Directed by: William A. Seiter

Starring: Baby Peggy, Clara Bow, Jeanne Carpenter

Country: United States

The Slanderers

The Slanderers

Directed by: Nat Ross

Starring: Johnnie Walker, Gladys Hulette, Billy Sullivan

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 October 1924 ?

  • St. Macarius
  • Also see October 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • St. Zenobius & Zenobia
  • St. Theonestus
  • St. Talacrian
Famous Birthdays:
  • Hannelore Weygrand: German FR, equestrian dressage (1956 Olympics - Silver Medalist).
  • Jean-Michel Charlier: Belgian script writer best known as a writer of realistic European comics.
  • John Craven: American soldier and engineer (d. 2015).
  • Serge Golovine: French ballet choreographer (Death of Narcissus).
  • Hubert Curien: French physicist and a key figure in European science politics, as the President of CERN Council (1994–1996), the first chairman of the European Space Agency (ESA) (1981–1984), and second President of the Academia Europæa and a President of Fondation de France.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1924 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. June Night - Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians
  2. It Had to Be You - Billy Murray & Aileen Stanley
  3. It Had to Be You - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1924?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Sigmund Freud -- Oct. 27, 1924
  • Science: Science vol. 60 issue 1556


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

So Big by Edna Ferber

So Big

By: Edna Ferber

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

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The Plastic Age by Percy Marks

The Plastic Age

By: Percy Marks

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.

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The Little French Girl by Anne Douglas Sedgwick

The Little French Girl

By: Anne Douglas Sedgwick

We sell Rare, out-of-print, uncommon, & used BOOKS, PRINTS, MAPS, DOCUMENTS, AND EPHEMERA. We do not sell ebooks, print on demand, or other reproduced materials. Each item you see here is individually described and imaged.

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The Heirs Apparent by Philip Gibbs

The Heirs Apparent

By: Philip Gibbs

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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