Tuesday 8 December 1925
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
The Plastic Age, directed by Wesley Ruggles, 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 8 December 1925 ?
- Malta - Public Holiday.
- Panama - Mother's Day
- Romania - Constitution Day
- Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
- R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
- Italy - In Milan, the opera season starts.
- Buddhism - The Enlightenment of Gautama Buddha
- Afflux (50 Aftermath) (Discordianism)
- Sammy Davis Jr in New York City: New York, USA; singer/dancer/actor (Ocean's 11, Candy Man).
- James E: "Jimmy" Smith; US jazz/organist ("Walk on the Wild Side").
- Carmen Gaite: Spanish author who wrote in many genres, including novels, short stories, essays and screenplays.
- Anne Colchen: France sport Champion.
- Jimmy Smith: American jazz organist (d. 2005).
- Arnaldo Forlani: Italian politician, the First Minister of Italy in 1980. His four-party co-coalition government was toppled by a bizarre scandal in June 1981 when he was implicated with a secret Masonic group accused of espionage, tax fraud, illegal currency dealings and undermining the parliamentary system. He resigned after releasing a card file listing 963 members of the Lodge.
- Sammy Davis: American entertainer, an actor, dancer, singer, comedian, TV and nightclubs entertainer, massively talented in every aspect of his craft. He was nominated for an Emmy as the Best Specialty act in 1955.
- Carmen Martin Gaite: Spanish author (d. 2000)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1925 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Manhattan - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
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