Monday 8 September 1924
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Grace Metalious and Wendell H Ford.
Captain Blood, directed by David Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
while A Gentleman of Courage by James Oliver Curwood 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 8 September 1924 ?
- Grace Metalious: American writer, a novelist whose book, "Peyton Place," published on 6/24/1956, centered on small town scandal and sex.
- Wendell H Ford: (Sen-D-Kentucky, 1974- ).
- Ralph Messac: Versailles Journalist.
- Marie-Claire Kirkland: American-Canadian lawyer judge and politician.
- Mimi Parent: Canadian-Swiss painter (d. 2005).
- Alexandra Kollontai of Russia becomes 1st woman ambassador
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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