Thursday 11 December 1924
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Doc Blanchard and Giovanni Salderini.
The White Sheep, directed by Hal Roach, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 11 December 1924
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 11 December 1924 ?
- USA - Admission day for Indiana (19th state, 1816)
- Burkina Faso - Republic Day (1958, Upper Volta became an autonomous republic in the French Community.)
- Argentina - Tango Day, Buenos Aires
- Also see December 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Roman festivals - One of the four Agonalia, this day in honour of Sol Indiges; also the Septimontium festival
- R.C. Saints - pope Damasus I: optional memorial; also Daniel the Stylite (not universal)
- Doc Blanchard: American pro athelete, a football player.
- Marie Windsor [Emily Marie Bertelson]: Utah, United States -- Actress (Double Deal).
- Giovanni Salderini: Italian ecclesiastic, a Roman Catholic priest, Cardinal and Archbishop Emeritus of Turin, he has been the titular head of the Sacred Heart of Jesus of the Praetorian Barracks in Turin.
- Heinz Schenk: German show host and actor.
- Felix Blanchard: Bishopville sports Champions.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1924 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- The Pal That I Loved (Stole the Gal That I Loved) - Vernon Dalhart
- Somebody Loves Me - Ray Miller & His Orchestra
- Adoring You - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- I Want to Be Happy - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra