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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
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What the sky looked like on 20 August 1924

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Movies

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The Iron Horse

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: George O'Brien, Madge Bellamy, Charles Edward Bull, Cyril Chadwick

Country: United States

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Monsieur Beaucaire

Directed by: Sidney Olcott

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Bebe Daniels, Lois Wilson, Doris Kenyon

Country: United States

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The Runaway

Directed by: Nick DeRuve

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The Sea Hawk

Directed by: Frank Lloyd

Starring: Milton Sills, Enid Bennett, Lloyd Hughes, Wallace Beery

Country: United States

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Decameron Nights

Directed by: Herbert Wilcox

Starring: Lionel Barrymore, Ivy Duke, Werner Krauss, Bernhard Goetzke

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • 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
Famous Birthdays:
  • 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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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 20, 1924 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1924 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Forget-Me-Not (Means Remember Me) - Benson Orchestra of Chicago
  2. San - Ted Lewis & His Band
  3. Don't Mind the Rain - Blossom Seeley

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