July 1924 calendar

July 1924

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in July 1924.
The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on July 1924: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 1924?


  • 01 Jul 1924 Light Brigade forms
  • 05 Jul 1924 Military revolt in Sao Paulo Brazil
  • 06 Jul 1924 First photo sent experimentally across Atlantic by radio, USA to England.
  • 10 Jul 1924 Denmark takes Greenland as Norway ends claim
  • 11 Jul 1924 Moslem-Hindu rebellion in Delhi
  • 13 Jul 1924 Albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon
  • 16 Jul 1924 Conference over German recovery payments begins in London
  • 17 Jul 1924 Voting in federal elections becomes compulsory in Australia, after a private member's bill proposed by Tasmanian Nationalist senator Herbert Payne results in the passing of the Commonwealth Electoral (Compulsory Voting) Act 1924.
  • 20 Jul 1924 Teheran, Persia comes under martial law after the American vice-consul, Robert Imbrie, is killed by a religious mob enraged by rumors he had poisoned a fountain and killed several people.
  • 27 Jul 1924 8th Olympic games closes in Paris
  • 29 Jul 1924 Paul Runyan wins the PGA golf championship.
  • 10 Jul 1924 Paavo Nurmi won the 1,500 and 5,000 m races with just an hour between them at the Paris Olympics.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in July 1924?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - What'll I Do?
  2. - I Wonder Who's Dancing with You Tonight?
  3. - Does the Spearment Lose Its Flavor On The Bedpost Overnight?
  4. - What'll I Do?
  5. - Oh Susanna


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?