Thursday 24 August 1922
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include René Lévesque and Howard Zinn.
Flesh and Blood, directed by Irving Cummings, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 24 August 1922
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 24 August 1922 ?
- Liberia: Flag Day
- RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
- Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
- Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
- Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
- René Lévesque: Canadian politician, the 23rd premier of Quebec.
- Howard Zinn: American historian author and activist (d. 2010).
- Rene Levesque: Premier of Quebec (d. 1987).
- Jean Pommier: France Actor.
- 1st Phillie to hit for cycle (Cy Williams)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1922 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Mr. Gallagher and Mr. Shean - Furman & Nash
- Coo Coo - Al Jolson
- Stumbling - Frank Crumit
- Parade of the Wooden Soldiers - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra