Wednesday 17 September 1924
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Richard Mazaudet .
Michael, directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer, 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 17 September 1924
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 September 1924 ?
- RC Saints - Feasts of Saint Lambert (martyr), Hildegard of Bingen
- United States - Constitution Day (observed on the previous Friday if it falls in a weekend), Citizenship Day, Von Steuben Day
- Netherlands - Operation Market Garden is still remembered with parachuting and dedications on this day.
- Also see September 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The fourth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries in ancient Greek mythology, when the initiates sacrificed a pig.
- Angola - National Heroes' Day
- Italy signs treaty of Rapallo
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Coon-Sanders Orchestra - Night Hawk Blues
- Mandalay - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- June Night - Ted Lewis & His Band