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Thursday 21 August 1924

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Arthur Janov and Gerald Lascelles. The Iron Horse, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 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:
  • Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
  • Orthodox - Thaddaeus
  • RC saints - Pope Pius X
  • Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
Famous Birthdays:
  • Arthur Janov: American author and clinical psychologist who discovered a controversial "primal therapy" which elicits screams from patients as part of a process to achieve healing.
  • Gerald D Lascelles: Son of English Princess Mary.
  • Gerald Lascelles: British peer, member of Royal Family, he was the second grandchild of King George V of England and Queen Mary.
  • Jack Weston: American actor, the first child in his family, onscreen beginning in 1958.
  • Jack Buck: American baseball announcer (Born 1924).
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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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