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Monday 27 October 1924

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Michel Galabru and Ruby Dee. The Last Man on Earth, directed by J.G. Blystone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924 while The Heirs Apparent by Philip Gibbs was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

Hot Water

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Josephine Crowell

Country: United States

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The Navigator

Directed by: Donald Crisp

Starring: Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Frederick Vroom

Country: United States

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The Red Lily

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Ramon Novarro, Enid Bennett, Frank Currier

Country: United States

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Monsieur Beaucaire

Directed by: Sidney Olcott

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Bebe Daniels, Lois Wilson

Country: United States

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Manhandled

Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: Gloria Swanson, Tom Moore, Lilyan Tashman

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 October 1924 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Namatius
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
  • Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • St. Desiderius
  • R.C. saints - October 27th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Abraham the Poor
Famous Birthdays:
  • Michel Galabru: Safi, Morocco -- Actor (Judge & the Assassin).
  • Ruby Dee: American actress.
  • Alain Bombard: French biologist, physician and politician famous for sailing across the Atlantic Ocean in a small boat.
  • Bonnie Lou: American singer-songwriter (d. 2015).
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Facts:
  • Uzbek SSR forms
  • The Uzbek SSR is founded in the Soviet Union.
  • Nellie Tayloe Ross of Wyoming is elected as the first woman governor in the United States.
  • U.S. presidential election, 1924: Republican Calvin Coolidge defeats Democrat John W. Davis and Progressive Robert M. LaFollette, Sr.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1924 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. June Night - Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians
  2. It Had to Be You - Billy Murray & Aileen Stanley
  3. It Had to Be You - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1924?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Sigmund Freud -- Oct. 27, 1924
  • Science: Science vol. 60 issue 1556
  • Time: Attorney-General Sir Patrick

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Heirs Apparent

By: Philip Gibbs

tale of a youth, that is utterly impatient of the muddle of the world, & bitterly resentful that it is expected to set right the muddle of centuries

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The Plastic Age

By: Percy Marks

When The Plastic Age became a controversial best seller, Marks got hundreds of letters applauding him for tearing the veil of hypocrisy from around the depravities of college life, berat­ing him for spoiling the game by publiciz­ing it, or seeking ...

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The Little French Girl

By: Anne Douglas Sedgwick

TITLE: THE LITTLE FRENCH GIRL By ANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK 1924 AUTHOR: ANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: GROSSET & DUNLAP, NY 1924 EDITION: First Edition assumed for Grosset CATEGORY: Children, Rare BINDING/COVER: Hardback with dust jacket COLOR: Blue

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So Big

By: Edna Ferber

"A masterpiece. . . . It has the completeness, [the] finality, that grips and exalts and convinces." — Literary Review Widely regarded as the master work of celebrated author and Algonquin Round Table mainstay Edna Ferber—who also penned other classics ...

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