Thursday 2 July 1925
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Patrice E Lumumba and Yasushi Akutagawa.
Cyrano de Bergerac, directed by Augusto Genina, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 July 1925 ?
- Feast Day of St. John Regis
- Originally, in the Roman Catholic Church, the Feast of the Visitation was celebrated on this day, although it has since been transferred to May 31
- Palio di Provenzano in Siena, Italy
- Canada Day. Under the Holidays Act, Canada Day is always observed on July 1 unless that date falls on a Sunday, in which case it is observed on July 2.
- Patrice E Lumumba: Zaire -- Revolutionary / 1st Premier of Congo.
- Yasushi Akutagawa: Composer.
- Marvin Rainwater in Wichita: Kansas, USA; country singer (Ozark Jubilee).
- Medgar Wiley Evers near Decatur: Mississippi, USA; African-American civil rights leader (murdered 1963).
- Medgar Evers: American civil rights activist (Born 1925).
- Patrice Lumumba: 1st democratically elected Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (d. 1961)
- Marvin Rainwater: American singer-songwriter (d. 2013)
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1925 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Sweet Georgia Brown - Ben Bernie & His Orchestra
- Yearning (Just For You) - Gene Austin
- Listening - Grace Moore
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