Sunday 17 June 1923
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Human Wreckage, directed by John Griffith Wray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 June 1923 ?
- St. Albert Chmielowski.
- National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
- Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.
- Arnold Relman: American physician and academic (d. 2014).
- Dale Thomson: Canadian historian and academic (d. 1999).
- Charles Barut: Chamb?ry physician.
- Hirsch: American athlete who was called "crazy legs" for the way his feet splayed wildly behind him as he ran, considered football's greatest receiver.
- Claude Santelli: French film director and screenwriter who directed 25 films between 1968 and 1996.
- Aimé Steinlen: St Amand les Eaux Painters
- Elroy "Crazylegs" Hirsch: AAFC, NFL halfback, end (LA Rams)
- Robert Saint-Guidon: Belgian-French writer.
- Elroy Hirsch: American football player (Born 1923)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1923 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Dearest (You're the Nearest to My Heart) - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- Farewell Blues - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
- The Lost Chord - John McCormack
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