Wednesday 20 August 1924
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 20, 1924). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jim Reeves and Prier Wintle.
The Iron Horse, directed by John Ford, 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 20 August 1924
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Which were the important events of 20 August 1924 ?
- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
- Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
- Jim Reeves: US country singer / actor (Gun Fury, Kimberley Jim).
- Prier Wintle: British musician and astrologer who lived for 20 years in New Zealand, then in South Africa, a regular contributor to the magazine Considerations.
- George Zuverink: American baseball player (d. 2014).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Forget-Me-Not (Means Remember Me) - Benson Orchestra of Chicago
- San - Ted Lewis & His Band
- Don't Mind the Rain - Blossom Seeley