Saturday May 10, 1924: on this day

About May 10th, 1924, in brief:

  • Historical events: J Edgar Hoover appointed head of the FBI.
  • Day of the week: May 10th, 1924 was a Saturday
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Atul Kulkarni, Sid Vicious
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: One I Love Belongs to Someone Else by Al Jolson
  • Popular movie: Kriemhild's Revenge directed by Fritz Lang

More about May 10th, 1924? See below for more news and curiosities on May 10th, 1924.

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What day of the week was May 10, 1924?


May 10, 1924 was a Saturday and it was the 131st day of the year 1924 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 10, 1924 can also be written as 5/10/1924 in the US and as 10/5/1924 in UK and Europe.

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May 10, 1924: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on May 10, 1924:

  • J edgar hoover appointed head of the fbi.
  • J. edgar hoover is appointed first director of the united states' federal bureau of investigation (fbi), and remains so until his death in 1972.

May 10, 1924: What were the magazines covers that day?

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May 10, 1924: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 10th is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and who should a Taurus marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

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May 10, 1924: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 10, 1924 is Rat and the associated element is Wood.

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May 10, 1924: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on May 10, 1924 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 10, 1924 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 10, 1924 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 41% full, rising at 10:59 am and setting at 01:27 am.

The previous full moon was on Apr 19, 1924 while the next full moon would come on May 18, 1924.

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Who was born on May 10, 1924?


Famous people born on May 10, 1924:

  • Louise Huber

    German-swiss astrologer, co-founder, with her husband, of swiss school of astrology, zurich.

  • Georges Lapassade

    French philosopher and sociologe, who died in stains, seine-saint-denis on the 30th of july 2008.

  • Jacques Thieffry

    France sport champion.

  • Marino Marini

    Italian musician who was a success story in the 1950s and 60s.

  • Maria Mauban
  • Zahrad
  • Goliarda Sapienza
  • Senta Wengraf
  • Settimio Todisco

Whose famous birthday is on May 10th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 10th:

  • Atul Kulkarni
    Atul Kulkarni

    An Indian actor who has appeared in numerous Bollywood and Marathi films, as well as television shows.

  • Sid Vicious
    Sid Vicious

    British punk rocker, with the "sex pistols" band.

  • Marie-France Pisier
    Marie-France Pisier

    French actress and director, born in vietnam to her father.

  • Marina Vlady
    Marina Vlady

    French actress and blond international star.

  • Wayne Dyer
    Wayne Dyer

    American motivational speaker and author of self-help.

  • Kenan Thompson
    Kenan Thompson

    Kenan thompson is an american actor best known for his work on the sketch comedy show saturday night live.

  • Emmanuelle Devos
    Emmanuelle Devos

    French actress, the daughter of marie henriau.

  • Rick Santorum
    Rick Santorum

    American republican party politician.

  • Ettore Scola
    Ettore Scola

    Italian director of film and tv.

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How old is someone born on May 10, 1924?


Someone born on May 10, 1924 is:

100 years and 17 days old,

or 1200 months and 17 days old,

or 5220 weeks and 2 days old,

or 36542 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 10, 1924?

There are 348 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday May 10th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 10, 1924?

You belong to the Greatest Generation if you were born on May 10, 1924.

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May 10, 1924: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on May 10, 1924:

  • Adolfo Albertazzi
  • Hermann Kretzschmar
  • Alberto Riva

What famous deaths happened on May 10th?

Famous deaths on May 10th:

  • Joan Crawford
    Joan Crawford

    Joan crawford was an american actress known for her roles in classic hollywood films such as 'mildred pierce' and 'whatever happened to baby...

  • Susan Oliver
    Susan Oliver

    American actress, one the most well-known faces on tv.

  • Sylvia Syms
    Sylvia Syms

    American jazz singer (born 1917).

  • Carol Haney
    Carol Haney

    Pantomime quiz: dancer dies at 35.

  • Deborah Walley
    Deborah Walley

    Bridgeport, connecticut -- actress (mothers in law, beach blanket).

  • Paul Revere

    American silversmith and patriot who alerted the colonial militia to the approach of British forces before the battles of Lexington and...

  • Lieutenant General Thomas J. Jackson

    Renowned Confederate general during the American Civil War, nicknamed 'Stonewall' for his steadfast leadership.

  • Bassheva Rabinovitch

    Pioneering physicist who made significant advancements in quantum mechanics.

  • Mihailo Obrenović

    Ruler of Serbia known for modernizing the country.

  • Lucion Benedict

    British physicist known for his research in quantum mechanics.

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May 10, 1924: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on May 10, 1924:

  • Buddha's Birthday in Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, and South Korea.
  • The first possible day on which Pentecost may fall.
  • Akshaya Tritya in Hinduism.
  • Astronomy Day in the United States.
  • Birds' and Trees' Day in Hungary
  • Memorial Day of Blessed Damien of Moloka'i
  • Celebration of the Clandestine Retreat of Ma'at and Ra in Ancient Egypt.
  • Constitution Day in the Federated States of Micronesia.
  • Inauguration Day in South Africa.
  • Mania (mythology) in Ancient Rome.

Observances on May 10, 1924:

  • International Day of Argania

Saints celebrated on May 10, 1924:

  • Saint Gordianus
  • Saint Isidore the Laborer
  • Saint John of Avila
  • Saint Job
  • Saint Quaratus and Quintus
  • Saint Peter Van
  • Saint William of Pontoise
  • Saint Francis of Assisi
  • Saint Solange
  • Saint Epimachus
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May 10, 1924: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 10, 1924 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 5th and May 11th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


May 10, 1924: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 10, 1924 was One I Love Belongs to Someone Else by Al Jolson, according to the music chart for the week May 5th and May 11th.

May 10, 1924: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on May 10, 1924 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 5th and May 11th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - One I Love Belongs to Someone Else
  2. - I'm Goin' South
  3. - Steppin' Out

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May 10, 1924: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 10, 1924 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Kriemhild's Revenge

Release year: 1924

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Margarete Schön, Gertrud Arnold, Theodor Loos, Hans Carl Mueller

Country: United States of America

Sherlock Jr.

Release year: 1924

Directed by: Buster Keaton

Starring: Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Joe Keaton, Erwin Connelly

Country: United States of America

Beau Brummel

Release year: 1924

Directed by: Harry Beaumont

Starring: John Barrymore, Mary Astor, Willard Louis, Carmel Myers

Country: United States of America

The Enchanted Cottage

Release year: 1924

Directed by: John S. Robertson

Starring: Richard Barthelmess, May McAvoy, Ida Waterman, Alfred Hickman

The Thief of Bagdad

Release year: 1924

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Julanne Johnston, Snitz Edwards, Charles Belcher

Country: United States of America

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Who was the US President on May 10, 1924?

On May 10, 1924 the US President was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 10, 1924?

On May 10, 1924 the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 10, 1924?

On May 10, 1924 the Pope was Pius XI.

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What is special about May 10th?

May 10th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 10th day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 10th, such as:

  • 2019 - Insurgency within the maghreb (2002 to present): four hostages held in northern burkina faso are freed by french naval commandos. two french commandos were killed in the rescue operation. two frenchmen, who were kidnapped in benin may 1, and two women, one american and one south korean, were among those released.
  • 2018 - 2018 gaza border protests. the hamas-run ministry of health reports that 2,064 unarmed protesters were killed by live gunshots and 1,094 died from gas suffocation. [http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-05/11/c_137172334.htm (xinhuanet)senior hamas member yehiyeh sinwar suggests that tens of thousands of palestinian protestors may try to cross the border fence between israel and the gaza strip.
  • 2017 - Pope francis will canonize two children who saw fatima from visions.

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What happened in 1924?

1924 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Assassination attempt on Mussolini fails
  • Snyder Act: US citizenship granted to all American Indians
  • 28th US Golf Open: Cyril Walker shoots a 297 at Oakland Hills Country Club - Michigan

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What was the calendar for May 1924?

May 1924 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how May 1924 calendar looked like.

Saturday May 10, 1924