Friday 22 February 1924
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
America, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
while The Plastic Age by Percy Marks 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 22 February 1924 ?
- Blessed Saint Isabel of France (+1270)
- United States - Washington's Birthday (traditionally).
- Ash Wednesday in 2023.
- Saint Lucia - independence (1979).
- The Scouting movement celebrates this day as "B.-P. day" or "Founder's Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts celebrates this day as "Thinking Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell, and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of the Chair of Saint Peter.
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- 1st presidential radio address (Calvin Coolidge)
- U.S. President Calvin Coolidge becomes the first President to deliver a radio broadcast from the White House.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1924 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Lewis James - I Love You
- Linger Awhile - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- Somebody Stole My Gal - Ted Weems & His Orchestra
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