Tuesday 6 May 1924
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mimi Benzell in Bridgeport and Patricia Kennedy Lawford.
The Chechahcos, directed by Lewis H. Moomaw, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
while The Heirs Apparent by Philip Gibbs 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 6 May 1924 ?
- Saint Justus
- Sinaites of Serbia
- New Martyr Demetrios of the Peloponnesus (d. 1803)
- Seraphim the Struggler of Mt. Domvu
- Micah of Radonezh
- New Martyr Elias Ardunis
- Righteous Job the Long-suffering (OT)
- Barbarus the soldier, with Bacchus, Callimachus and Dionysios
- Barbaros the Robber in Thessaly
- Blessed Prudentia
- Saint Benedicta of Rome
- Saint Dominic Savio, patron saint of studying youth
- Saint Lucius
- Saint John in the Oil
- Mimi Benzell in Bridgeport: Connecticut, USA; operatic soprano (Gilda - Rigoletto).
- Patricia Kennedy Lawford: American socialite (d. 2006).
- Francesco Antonazzi: Italy sport Champion.
- Nestor Basterretxea: Spanish painter and sculptor (d. 2014).
- Patricia Lawford: American author (d. 2006).
- Denny Wright: English guitarist composer and producer (d. 1992)
- Carel S Adama van Scheltema: Poet / writer (socialism), dies at 47.
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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