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 Gerald D Lascelles and Arthur Janov.
The Iron Horse, directed by Kevin Brownlow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
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Which were the important events of 21 August 1924 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Gerald D Lascelles: Son of English Princess Mary.
- 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 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).
- Chris Schenkel: American sports journalist (d. 2005)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- How Come You Do Me Like You Do? - Marion Harris
- It Had to be You - Cliff Edwards
- What'll I Do? - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
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