Monday 24 October 1904
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include AK Golam Jilani and Albert Lacquet.
while The Crossing by Winston Churchill 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 October 1904 ?
- Also see October 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In The Fellowship of the Ring, by J.R.R. Tolkien, the date is mentioned to Frodo Baggins by Gandalf upon his waking in Rivendell.
- Discordianism - Maladay
- Zambia - Independence Day (1964)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Antonio Maria Claret
- United Nations Day (charter 1945)
- AK Golam Jilani: a Bangladeshi who was a revolutionary of the Indian independence movement.
- Albert Lacquet: Belgium Scientist.
- Moss Hart: American director and playwright (d. 1961).
- AK Jilani: Bangladeshi activist (d. 1932).
- 1st New York subway opens
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1904 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Teasing - Bob Roberts
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