Sunday 24 October 1909
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 24, 1909). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jacques Revol and Bill Carr.
Lines of White on a Sullen Sea, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- 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)