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Thursday 28 August 1924

US date format: 8/28/1924, UK date format: 28/8/1924

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 28, 1924). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Janet Frame and Richard K Sorenson. Open All Night, directed by Paul Bern, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Open All Night

Directed by: Paul Bern

Starring: Viola Dana, Jetta Goudal, Adolphe Menjou, Raymond Griffith

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The Red Lily

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Ramon Novarro, Enid Bennett, Frank Currier, Mitchell Lewis

Country: United States

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The Iron Horse

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: George O'Brien, Madge Bellamy, Charles Edward Bull, Cyril Chadwick

Country: United States

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Monsieur Beaucaire

Directed by: Sidney Olcott

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Bebe Daniels, Lois Wilson, Doris Kenyon

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 August 1924 ?

  • Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
  • Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
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  • The Georgian opposition stages the August Uprising against the Soviet Union.
  • Georgia rises against the Soviet Union in an abortive rebellion, in which several thousands die.
  • The Hanapepe Massacre occurs on Kauai, Hawaii.
  • The 8-hour work day is introduced in Belgium.

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 28, 1924 - Geocentric view

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Spain - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
  2. John McCormack - Indiana Moon
  3. There's Yes! Yes! in Your Eyes - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra

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