Friday 5 December 1924
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 5, 1924). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Sobukwe .
The White Sheep, directed by Hal Roach, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 December 1924
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1924 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
- Robert Sobukwe: South African banker and politician (d. 1978).
- Hamilton Tigers' Red Green scores five goals to beat Toronto Maple Leafs 10-5.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1924 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Song of Songs - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- Some Other Day, Some Other Girl - Isham Jones & His Orchestra