Sunday 25 December 1927, Christmas
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jacques Bellanger and Nellie Fox.
West Point, directed by Edward Sedgwick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 25 December 1927 ?
- Christmas Day is a Christian holiday on this day celebrating the Nativity of Jesus. It is a public holiday in many countries, including almost everywhere in the Americas, most European nations, the Philippines and most of Oceania, some African countries, the Commonwealth of Nations, and various other countries and regions. Many non-Christians, including non-theists, celebrate secular aspects of the holiday, such as decorating Christmas trees and exchanging gifts with family and friends. Some
- Pakistan - Quaid's Day is celebrated as a national holiday in Pakistan in honour of the birth of Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
- British Isles - a quarter day in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. (but not in Scotland)
- Roman festivals - (re)birth of Sol Invictus, the winter solstice feast in the Roman Empire since 274.
- Jacques Bellanger: France sport Champion.
- Nellie Fox: Chicago White Sox infielder (American League Most Valuable Player 1959).
- Leo Kubiak: American basketball and baseball player.
- Ram Narayan: Indian sarangi player.
- Sergei D Sazonov: Russian Foreign minister (1910-16), dies at age 66.
- The Vietnamese Nationalist Party is founded.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1927 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Dancing Tambourine - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- The Sweetheart of Sigma Chi - Gene Austin
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