Saturday 3 May 1924
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mary Carver in Los Angeles and Yehuda Amichai.
White Shadows, directed by Graham Cutts, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
while The Plastic Age by Percy Marks was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 May 1924 ?
- Saint Apostle James the Lesser
- Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
- Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
- Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
- Saints Eventius and Alexander, Saint Theodulus (martyrs of 119)
- Saint Ansfrid (c. 1008)
- Saint Alexander I
- Saint Apostle Philip
- Feast of the Finding of the Holy Cross, aka the Invention of the True Cross.
- Discoflux (Discordianism).
- Constitution Day in Poland and Japan.
- World Press Freedom Day.
- Saint Juvenalis (d. 376)
- Mary Carver in Los Angeles: California, USA; actress (Cecilia - Simon and Simon).
- Yehuda Amichai: Israeli poet.
- Thomas Hayward: American military, a Navy man whose final commission was Admiral, he was Chief of Naval Operations from July 1, 1978 until his retirement on June 30, 1982.
- Ken Tyrrell: English race car driver founded Tyrrell Racing (d. 2001).
- Aleph Zadik Aleph is formed in Omaha, Nebraska
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1924 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Al Jolson - California, Here I Come!
- You're in Kentucky Sure as You're Born - Jan Garber & His Orchestra
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