Sunday 8 June 1924
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Pierre Cardinal and George Kirby.
Koi no torimono, directed by Zanmu Kako, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
while So Big by Edna Ferber was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
- World Ocean Day.
- Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
- Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
- Saint Marius, hermit [GTZ: Clermont]
- Trojecia, virgin (at Rodez)
- Roman Empire - second day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta.
- Blessed Chlodulph, bishop of Metz
- Blessed Gildard, bishop of Rouen, confessor
- Blessed Maximinus, bishop of Aix en Provence
- Blessed William, bishop of York, confessor
- Blessed Syra of Ireland, virgin
- Syria, virgin (at Troyes)
- saint Medard, bishop of Noyon, confessor [common]
- Pierre Cardinal: French director of a television series.
- George Kirby: Chicago, Illinois -- Comedian (ABC Comedy Hour, Pearl Bailey Show).
- Glidewell: Lord Justice.
- Sheldon Allman in Chicago: Illinois, USA; actor (Norm - Harris Against the World).
- William Barlow: CEO (BICC).
- Richard Gelb: American merchandise marketer, accountant and CEO in charge of Bristol-Myers Squibb, the worlds second largest drug manufacturing company.
- Billie Dawe: Canadian ice hockey player and manager (d. 2013).
- Iain Glidewell: English lawyer and judge.
- Lyn Nofziger: American journalist and political advisor to Ronald Reagan (Born 1924).
- Kenneth Waltz: American political scientist and academic (d. 2013).
- George Mallory and Andrew Irvine are last seen quotgoing strong for the topquot of Mount Everest by teammate Noel Odell at 12:50ampnbspP.M. The two mountaineers are never seen alive again.
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Top #3 songs in the USA
- Days of Yesterday - Elliott Shaw
- California, Here I Come - Georgie Price
- Nobody's Sweetheart - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
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