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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in October 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 October 1924: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 1924?


Events

  • 01 Oct 1924 Fokker F-7 1st flight (Amsterdam to Batavia)
  • 02 Oct 1924 The Geneva Protocol is adopted as a means to strengthen the League of Nations.
  • 03 Oct 1924 King Hussein of Hedzjaz abdicts throne
  • 04 Oct 1924 New York Giants become first team to appear in four consecutive World Series (World Series #21).
  • 05 Oct 1924 1st Little Orphan Annie-strip appears in NYC Daily News
  • 07 Oct 1924 Greek government of Dikalekopoulis forms.
  • 08 Oct 1924 British Labour government of MacDonald falls to Communists
  • 10 Oct 1924 Ibn Saud of Nedzhed captures Mecca
  • 12 Oct 1924 Sokolnicheskaya Radio begins broadcasting from Moscow.
  • 13 Oct 1924 Wahhabietes under Ibn Saudi take Mecca
  • 15 Oct 1924 President Coolidge declares Statue of Liberty a national monument
  • 18 Oct 1924 Notre Dame beats Army 13-7 in football; New York Herald Tribune newspaper dubs them the Four Horsemen.
  • 19 Oct 1924 Abdul Aziz declares himself protector of holy places in Mecca.
  • 20 Oct 1924 1st Negro League World Series: Kansas City Monarchs shuts out Hilldales, 5-0
  • 22 Oct 1924 Toastmasters International is founded.
  • 24 Oct 1924 Christian General Feng Joe Siang occupies Beijing
  • 25 Oct 1924 Little Orphan Annie comic strip 1st published
  • 27 Oct 1924 Uzbek SSR forms
  • 28 Oct 1924 French-Russian trade agreement signed
  • 29 Oct 1924 Dixie to Broadway, opens at Broadhurst Theater
  • 31 Oct 1924 World Savings Day is announced in Milan, Italy by the Members of the Association at the 1st International Savings Bank Congress (World Society of Savings Banks).

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Music charts

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

  1. - Whistling the Blues Away
  2. - There'll Be Some Changes Made
  3. - Bringin' Home the Bacon
  4. - Hard-Hearted Hannah
  5. - I Wonder What's Become of Sally

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Interstellar

Interstellar

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Mackenzie Foy

Country: United States of America

Dosti

Dosti

Directed by: Satyen Bose

Starring: Sudhir Kumar, Sushil Kumar, Sanjay Khan, Baby Farida

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Directed by: Frank Capra

Starring: James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains, Edward Arnold

Country: United States of America

Laura

Laura

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews, Clifton Webb, Vincent Price

Country: United States of America

To Have and Have Not

To Have and Have Not

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Walter Brennan, Dolores Moran

Country: United States of America