Monday 21 January 1924
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Telly [Aristotle] Savalas in Garden City and Jack Eskridge.
The Little Napoleon, directed by Georg Jacoby, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
while So Big by Edna Ferber was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching From Sparks: Flames (1924 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 January 1924 ?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- Telly [Aristotle] Savalas in Garden City: Long Island, New York, USA; actor (Acapulco, Kojak).
- Jack Eskridge: American athlete, he played pro basketball for one season, 1948-49.
- Benny Hill: British comedian who was very popular with his zany comic style and voted the Funniest Man of TV in Britain.
- Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov Lenin: Russian leader, dies of a stroke at age 54.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1924 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Sun-Kist Rose - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
- Dipper Mouth Blues - King Oliver & His Jazz Band
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