Wednesday 5 December 1923
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Coeur Fidèle, directed by Jean Epstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 5 December 1923 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
See other famous people born on 05 December
Mary Moore: American actor, mainly character parts, she made her film debut in 1943, age 20, as a script girl in the movie "Presenting Lily Mars.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1923 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Midnight Rose - Charles Hart
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1923?
- Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1509
- Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1508
- Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1507
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
A bestseller in the 1920's, this novel provides an unusual perspective on youth and aging in 20th century America.
1923. Train was the former assistant district attorney in New York City. His interactions with clients, together with his experiences in the courtroom, provided the material for the more than 250 short stories and novels he would write during his ...
A recipe for happiness: four women, one medieval Italian castle, plenty of wisteria, and solitude as needed.The women at the center of The Enchanted April are alike only in their dissatisfaction with their everyday lives.
Lewis’ scathing satire of middle-class America, Babbitt explores the social pressures of conformity and materialism. It tells the story of George Babbitt, a middle-aged family man who becomes disillusioned with both conformity and his belated attempts at rebellion.
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