Saturday 6 September 1924
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Leatrice Fountain and George Schmees.
Captain Blood, directed by David Smith, 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 September 1924 ?
- United States - National Stillbirth Remembrance Day in 39 states
- RC Saints - a Saint Bega or Bee of Cumbria and a Sankt Mang of Fnssen
- Bulgaria - Unification Day
- Canada - Stillbirth Remembrance Day in New Brunswick, Quebec, and Ontario
- Pakistan - Defence Day
- Swaziland - Independence Day (from the United Kingdom, 1968)
- Also see September 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Leatrice Fountain: American actress, opera singer, novelist and biographer.
- George Schmees: American baseball player, a left-handed pitcher who played for the St. Louis Browns and Boston Red Sox in 1952.
- Henri Charleux: Lizy sur Ourcq physician.
- John Melcher: American veterinarian and politician.
- Assassination attempt on Mussolini fails
- Charles Paddock captures 100- and 200-yard Amateur Athletic Union national senior outdoor track and field championships.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1924 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Jealous - Marion Harris
- It Had to Be You - Sam Lanin & His Orchestra
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