Sunday 23 April 1922
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Boy [Segundo JA] Ecury and Diarmuid Downs.
The Man from Beyond, directed by Burton L. King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
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Which were the important events of 23 April 1922 ?
- Saint Gerard (d.1138)
- UNESCO International Day of the Book in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
- Turkey - National Sovereignty and Children's Day (1920)
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2007: (the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar).
- Independence Day for the Conch Republic
- National Beer Day in Germany
- Feast Day of Saint George: Patron saint and National Day of England
- Patron saint of the Spanish region of Arag=n
- Celebrated as St. Jordi's Day in Catalonia, presents of books and roses. See above.
- Catalonia - Lover's Day. Men receive a book as a gift from their romantic interest, while women receive roses. The book is in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
- Saint Adalbert of Prague
- Jurgi festival, in ancient Latvia
- Boy [Segundo JA] Ecury: Aruba -- Resistance fighter.
- Diarmuid Downs: auto engineer.
- Henri Arnaudeau: French soccer player, he was the top scorer for the Second Level in 1948.
- Marjorie Cameron: American writer, painter, actress, and occultist (Born 1922).
- Jack May: English actor (d. 1997).
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1922 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Marie - Ted Lewis & His Band
- Dear Old Southland - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- James P. Johnson - Carolina Shout
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