Friday 1 December 1922
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Paul Picerni New York City and Geraldine McCulloug.
A Blind Bargain, directed by Wallace Worsley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
while Gentle Julia by Booth Tarkington was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 1 December 1922 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
- Feast day of St Eligius
- Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
- Angola's Pioneers' Day
- World AIDS Day
- Portugal - Restoration of Independence Day: on December 1, 1640, Portugal regains its independence from Spain and Jopo IV of Portugal becomes king.
- Geraldine McCulloug: Maywood, Illinois -- Painter / sculptor (Phoenix).
- Paul Picerni New York City: New York; actor (Agent Lee Hobson-Untouchables).
- Ernest Sterckx: Belgium sport Champion.
- Vsevolod Bobrov: Russian ice hockey player footballer and manager (d. 1979).
- Paul Picerni: American actor (d. 2011).
- 1st skywriting over US-Hello USA-by Captain Turner, RAF
- Polish state chief marshal Jozef Pilsudski, resigns.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1922 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Coal Black Mammy - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
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