Friday 2 May 1924
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Aafje Heynis and Theodore Bikel.
White Shadows, directed by Graham Cutts, 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 2 May 1924 ?
- Saint Zoe
- Saint Mafalda
- Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
- Saint Germanus
- Saints Exuperius and Zoe
- Saint Boris
- Saint Athanasius
- Indonesia - Indonesia National Education Day
- Iran - Teacher's Day
- Slovenia - second day of Labour Day
- Madrid Region - Day of the Region.
- Bah�'f Faith: Last day of the Festival of Ridv�n
- Poland - Flag Day, an official holiday to honour the Flag of Poland
- saint tsar Boris
- Aafje Heynis: Dutch singer.
- Theodore Bikel: Austrian-American actor and singer on stage, film and TV.
- Jamal Abro: Pakistani lawyer and author (d. 2004).
- Hugh Cortazzi: English soldier historian and diplomat British Ambassador to Japan.
- Netherlands refuses to recognize USSR.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- You're in Kentucky Sure as You're Born - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
- I'm Goin' South - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- Learn to Do the Strut - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
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