Tuesday 8 January 1924
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ron Moody and Benjamin Lees [Lysniansky].
Wild Oranges, directed by King Vidor, 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 8 January 1924
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Which were the important events of 8 January 1924 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
- Ron Moody: London, England -- Actor (12 Chairs, Wrong is Right).
- Benjamin Lees [Lysniansky]: Harbin, Manchuria -- Composer.
- Robert Starer: Vienna, Austria -- Composer.
- Antai Ribari: Composer.
- André Figueras: French editor, writer and journalist, known for his pamphleteering activity, having joined the Resistance in 1940.
- Benjamin Lees: Chinese-American soldier and composer (d. 2010).
- Julian Adem: Mexican civil engineer, mathematician, geophysicist, researcher and professor.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Rememb'ring - Paul Ash & His Granada Orchestra
- I Love You - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- Old-Fashioned Love - Frank Crumit