Friday 20 June 1924
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Audie Murphy and Chet Atkins.
Koi no torimono, directed by Zanmu Kako, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
while So Big by Edna Ferber was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 June 1924 ?
- American Radio Relay League ? Bring your Handy-Talky to Work Day
- West Virginia ? West Virginia Day.
- Flag Day in Argentina (1938).
- UNHCR - World Refugee Day.
- Ancient Latvia ? Zalu Diena.
- Roman Empire ? Festival in honor of Summanus.
- Day of The Royal Victorian Order.
- Audie Murphy: American actor and soldier who was the most decorated soldier of WW II with 23 awards, including the Congressional Medal of Honor.
- Chet Atkins: American country-western guitarist and songwriter who rose from poverty to international fame.
- Rainer Barzel: German leader (CDU-CSU) / minister.
- Stanislas Pasek: France sport Champion.
- Chet Atkins in Luttrell: Tennessee, USA; guitarist (Me and My Guitar) (dies 2001).
- Maurice Cocagnac: French Dominican priest, theologian, painter, songwriter, singer, and traveller.
- Fritz Koenig: German sculptor and academic designed The Sphere.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1924 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Mr. Radio Man - Al Jolson
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