National Origins Act of 1924?

Answer Immigration policies in the United States have experienced notable changes over time. The National Origins Act of 1924, and the Hart-Celler Immigration Bill that invalidated it over 40 years later ... Read More »

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In what city were the summer Olympics held in 1924?

The 1924 Summer Olympics, memorialized in the movie "Chariots of Fire," were held at Stades Colombes, just north of Paris, France. The movie followed the exploits of two British sprinters, Harold A... Read More »

What is your favorite Sidney Lumet (1924-2011) movie R.I.P.?

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How many immigrants were processed at Ellis Island from 1892 to 1924?

Over 12 million immigrants were processed at Ellis Island from the years 1892 to 1924, according to the Ellis Island Foundation. Most immigrants to the United States during those years entered the ... Read More »

Who won the most olympic medals in winter sports from 1924-2002?

Norwegian cross-country skier Bjorn Daehlie won the most Winter Olympic medals between the years 1924 and 2002. With 12 medals, Daehlie holds the record for the most Winter gold and overall medals... Read More »