Sunday 1 October 1922
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include André Rousselet and Burke Marshall.
One Exciting Night, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
while If Winter Comes by A.S.M. Hutchinson 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 October 1922 ?
- Singapore - Children's Day
- Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Vegetarian Day
- French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Tuvalu - Independence Day (from Gilbert Islands (Kiribati), 1975)
- San Marino - two Captains Regent, elected by parliament, take office for six months.
- Nigeria - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
- People's Republic of China - National Day (1949)
- RC Church - Feast days of Saint ThTrFse de Lisieux; formerly of Saint Bavo and Saint Remigius
- Republic of Cyprus - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
- André Rousselet: French politician (sub-prefect, MP) and entrepreneur (taxis and TV [Canal +]).
- Burke Marshall: American lawyer, business executive, government employee.
- Hector Campos-Parsi: Composer.
- Kim Ki-young: South Korean film director (d. 1998).
- Chen-Ning Yang: Chinese-American physicist and academic Nobel Prize laureate.
- Former Chicago Staleys play first NFL game as Chicago Bears, win 6-0.
- G.I. Gurdjieff opens his Institute for the Harmonious Development of Man at Fontainebleau in France.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1922 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Lonesome Mama Blues - Mamie Smith & Her Jazz Hounds
- Sweet Indiana Home - Aileen Stanley
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