Thursday 23 August 1923
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
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 ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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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
- Edgar F Codd: English computer scientist (d. 2003).
- Wolfgang Sawallisch in Munich: Germany; conductor (Vienna Symphony 1960-70).
- Humphrey Fisher: TV producer.
- Edgar Codd: English-American computer scientist and programmer (d. 2003).
- Dona Shaw: American astrologer and motel owner.
- 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.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1923 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Yes! We have No Bananas - Great White Way Orchestra (Vocal Billy Murray)
- Marcheta - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1923?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
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