Friday 24 August 1923
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 24, 1923). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Marc Thibault and Roland Ménard.
Little Old New York, directed by Sidney Olcott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 24 August 1923
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Which were the important events of 24 August 1923 ?
- 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
- Jean-Marc Thibault: French actor (mainly in TV series) and filmmaker.
- Roland Ménard
- Pierre Barillet: French playwright who worked in close collaboration with Jean-Pierre Grédy.
- Luigi Poli: Italian military.
- Helena Carter [Helen Rickerts]: US model / actress (River Lady).
- Jean Thibault: France Actor.
- Maurice Bequart: French astrologer.
- Arthur Jensen: American educational psychologist at the University of California, Berkeley.
- Kate Douglas Wiggin: Author (US kindergarten movement), dies at 66.
- Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3 mile (14:11.2)