Wednesday 1 April 1925
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sala Burton American politician (Representative-Democrat-California and Walter Carr.
Whirlpool of Fate, directed by Jean Renoir, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
while Glorious Apollo by E. Barrington was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 April 1925 ?
- Saint Waleric
- Saint Hugh of Grenoble
- Orissa - a state in eastern India celebrates "Utkal Divas", its statehood day.
- India - Start of financial year.
- Canada - Beginning of government's fiscal year.
- Japan - The official start of school years in most universities and schools. Also, the official First Day of Work at companies and offices for new university graduates hires, marked by welcoming ceremonies and speeches.
- April 1 is known as April Fool's Day or All Fools' Day in many countries.
- Roman Empire - Veneralia celebrated to honor Venus.
- In San Marino, two Captains Regent, elected by Parliament, take office for six months.
- Last day of the Assyrian New Year Celebration
- Saint Jacoba
- International Day of the Birds.
- In England and Wales, local government reorganisations traditionally happen on April 1.
- Brielle celebrates victory of 1572 over Spaniards.
- Pigasus Award announcement.
- Sala Burton American politician (Representative-Democrat-California: 1983-).
- Walter Carr: Scottish actor, comedian and pantomime artist.
- Bruce Seaton: American administrator and CEO in charge of American President, an ocean shipper of container ships.
- Kathy Stobart: English saxophonist (d. 2014).
- Francis William Davenport: Composer, dies at 77.
- 1st transmission of Danish state radio
- Hebrew University, Jerusalem dedicated
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1925 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Blue Eyed Sally - Ted Weems & His Orchestra
- I'll See You in My Dreams - Marion Harris
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