Thursday 23 August 1923
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Humphrey Fisher and Edgar F Codd.
Hollywood, directed by James Cruze, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 23 August 1923 ?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
- Humphrey Fisher: TV producer.
- Edgar F Codd: English computer scientist (d. 2003).
- Wolfgang Sawallisch in Munich: Germany; conductor (Vienna Symphony 1960-70).
- Dona Shaw: American astrologer and motel owner.
- Edgar Codd: English-American computer scientist and programmer (d. 2003).
- Capt. Lowell Smith and Lt. John P. Richter performed the first mid-air refueling on De Havilland DH-4B, setting an endurance flight record of 37 hours.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1923 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Marcheta - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
- Yes! We have No Bananas - Great White Way Orchestra (Vocal Billy Murray)
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?