Thursday August 24, 1922
US date format: 8/24/1922, UK date format: 24/8/1922
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 24, 1922). The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.
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..
Which were the important events of August 24, 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)
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- 1st Phillie to hit for cycle (Cy Williams)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 24, 1922?
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Top #4 songs in the USA
- Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra - Parade of the Wooden Soldiers
- Frank Crumit - Stumbling
- Al Jolson - Coo Coo
- Furman & Nash - Mr. Gallagher and Mr. Shean