Wednesday 20 August 1924
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jim Reeves and Prier Wintle.
Monsieur Beaucaire, directed by Sidney Olcott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
while The Little French Girl by Anne Douglas Sedgwick was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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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).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- It Had to be You - Cliff Edwards
- How Come You Do Me Like You Do? - Marion Harris
- What'll I Do? - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?