Monday 24 August 1925
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jo Dona and Shirley Hufstedler.
The Mystic, directed by Tod Browning, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
while Soundings by A. Hamilton Gibbs 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 24 August 1925 ?
- 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
- Jo Dona: French singer and radio personality, nicknamed "the man with the golden voice.
- Shirley Hufstedler: American lawyer and jurist she was US Secretary of Education from 1979-1981.
- 39th US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats K McKane (36 60 62)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1925 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Pal of My Cradle Days - Lewis James
- If You Knew Susie (Like I Know Susie) - Cliff Edwards
- Ukelele Lady - Vaughn De Leath
- John Peel - Associated Glee Clubs of America
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