Sunday 21 October 1923
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
The Extra Girl, directed by F. Richard Jones, 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 21 October 1923 ?
- Republic of China - Overseas Chinese Day
- French Republican Calendar - Tonneau (Barrel) Day, thirtieth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- In the comic novel Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, the Earth was born on this day in 4004 BC, within a quarter of an hour of 9 in the morning. This was supposedly because God liked to get things over with early.
- R.C. saints - Saint Ursula and her 11 (or 11000) virgins; Saint Hilarion
- Trafalgar Day ? celebrated throughout much of the British Empire in the 19th and early 20th Century.
- Also see October 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Day of the Nacho ? celebrated in the United States and Mexico since the early 1990s.
- Diwali in India (2006)
- Samuel Khachikian: Iranian director screenwriter and author (d. 2001).
- 1st planetarium opens at Deutsche Museum in Munich
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1923 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Dirty Hands! Dirty Face! - Marion Harris
- T'ain't Nobody's Biz-Ness if I Do - Bessie Smith
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