Wednesday 7 May 1924
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include André du Bouchet and Marjorie Boulton.
April Fool, directed by Ralph Ceder, 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 7 May 1924
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 7 May 1924 ?
- USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - 
- Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
- Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
- Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
- Russia - Radio Day (commemorating the work of Alexander Popov)
- Saint Flavia Domitilla
- André du Bouchet
- Marjorie Boulton: British writer, critic and lyric poet, the latter in Esperanto.
- Albert Band: French-American director and producer (d. 2002).
- Yves Bescond: French ecclesiastic, Roman Catholic cardinal.
- Claude Vaillant: France Writer.
- Peruvian Torre forms 004A, Alianza Popular Revolutionaria Americana.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Steppin' Out - Al Jolson
- I'm Goin' South - Al Jolson
- One I Love Belongs to Someone Else - Al Jolson