Wednesday 9 July 1924
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include George Franklin Getty and Rosa Li.
Destiny, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
while The Plastic Age by Percy Marks was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 9 July 1924 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Our Lady of Peace.
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day: Martyrdom of the B�b.
- Palau - Constitution Day.
- Argentina - Independence Day.
- Roman festival - Caprotinia, or feasts of Juno Caprotina.
- George Franklin Getty
- Rosa Li: Chinese-American businesswoman.
- Pierre Cochereau: Composer, dies at 59.
- Leonard Pennario in Buffalo: New York, USA; pianist (Los Angeles Philharmonic).
- George Getty: American business executive and noted family, the first son of John Paul Getty with his first wife, Jeanette Demont.
- Leonard Pennario: American pianist and composer (d. 2008).
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1924 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- What'll I Do? - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
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