Tuesday 22 January 1924
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include J J Johnson and Loris Fortuna.
The Little Napoleon, directed by Georg Jacoby, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
while A Gentleman of Courage by James Oliver Curwood 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 22 January 1924 ?
- New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
- J J Johnson: Composer / jazz trombonist.
- Loris Fortuna: Italian politician; after changing his parties in 1956, he became a Senator in 1963.
- Corrado Lojacono: Italian singer, actor and song composer, who died in Milan on 23 October 2012.
- J Johnson: American trombonist and composer (d. 2001).
- Ján Korec: Slovak cardinal (d. 2015).
- Charles Lisanby: American production designer and art director (d. 2013)
- Baldwin government resigns in England
- KGO-AM in San Francisco CA begins radio transmissions
- Dutch Blast Furnace and Steel Factory opens.
- Ramsay MacDonald becomes the first Labour Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
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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