Wednesday 9 January 1924
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Paul Binet and Michel Jacques.
Der Mann mit der eisernen Maske, directed by Max Glass, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
On TV people were watching From Sparks: Flames (1924 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 January 1924 ?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
- 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
- Eastern Orthodox - Feast of Saint Theophan the Recluse.
- Roman Catholic - Feast of Saint Adrian
- Stepfather's Day
- Jean-Paul Binet: French biologist and pediatric surgeon, specializing in pulmonary and cardiac surgery for children.
- Michel Jacques: France sport Champion.
- Jean Van Der Auwera: France sport Champion.
- Anne Vernon: France Actor.
- Sergei Parajanov: Georgian-Armenian director and screenwriter (d. 1990).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Love Sends a Little Gift of Roses - John McCormack
- Charleston - Arthur Gibbs & His Gang
- In a Covered Wagon with You - Benson Orchestra of Chicago
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