Wednesday 12 August 1925
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
The Unholy Three, directed by Tod Browning, 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 12 August 1925 ?
- Dale Bumpers: American soldier lawyer and politician 38th Governor of Arkansas (d. 2016).
- Guillermo Isaza: Colombian journalist (d. 1986).
- Donald Justice: American poet and writing teacher (d. 2004).
- George Wetherill: American physicist and academic (d. 2006).
- Lucien Cavelier: Sausseuzemare enC Politician.
- Dale L Bumpers: (Sen-D Arkansas, 1975- )
- Earl Coleman: Singer
- Robin Nicholson: Metallurgist
- Ross McWhirter: British journalist who, along with his 20-minute older twin brother, authored "The Guinness Book Of World Records." On November 27, 1975 at 18:45 GMT, he was shot by the IRA at his front door in Enfield, Middlesex, England; he was taken to a local hospital but died shortly thereafter.
- Norris McWhirter: British journalist who, along with his twin brother, Ross authored "The Guinness Book Of World Records." They began the company in 1954 with the first issue released the following year. Sales since then have surpased 100 million, making it the world's best selling copyrighted book.
- KMA-AM in Shenandoah IA begins radio transmissions
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1925 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Oh How I Miss You Tonight - Lewis James
- Swanee Butterfly - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
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