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Friday 24 October 1924

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 24, 1924). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Roger Thérond and Gaston Viens. Galloping Bungalows, directed by Edward F. Cline, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
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What the sky looked like on 24 October 1924

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Galloping Bungalows

Directed by: Edward F. Cline

Starring: Billy Bevan, Sidney Smith, Natalie Kingston, John J. Richardson

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Anthony and Cleopatra

Directed by: Bryan Foy

Starring: Phil Dunham, Ethel Teare

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Black Magic

Directed by: Ho Meng-hua

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Michael

Directed by: Carl Theodor Dreyer

Starring: Walter Slezak, Max Auzinger, Nora Gregor, Robert Garrison

Country: United States

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The Hands of Orlac

Directed by: Robert Wiene

Starring: Conrad Veidt, Alexandra Sorina, Fritz Strassny, Paul Askonas

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 October 1924 ?

Holidays:
  • 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
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Christian General Feng Joe Siang occupies Beijing
  • Nobel prize for fysiologie / medicine awarded to W Einthoven
  • Dixie Dean scores a hat-trick for Tranmere Rovers to become the youngest ever player to score three goals for The Superwhites.
  • The British Foreign Office publishes the Zinoviev Letter.
  • British authorities in India arrest Subhas Chandra Bose and jail him for the next 2½ years.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 24, 1924 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. June Night - Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians
  2. It Had to Be You - Billy Murray & Aileen Stanley

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