Sunday 2 August 1925
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jorge Rafael Videla and Alan Whicker.
Sally of the Sawdust, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 August 1925 ?
- St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
- St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
- St. Stephen
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
- Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
- Bulgaria/Republic of Macedonia - Ilinden (St. Ilya Day), a day of remembrance of the Ilinden Uprising
- Costa Rica - Our Lady of the Angels
- Day of airborne forces in Russia
- Jorge Rafael Videla: Argentinian dictator, 43rd President of Argentina.
- Alan Whicker: British world traveler born in Egypt, TV host of "Whicker's World" from 1958.
- K Arulanandan: Ceylon-American engineer and academic (d. 2004).
- John Dexter: English stage and film director (Born 1925).
- John McCormack: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Jorge Videla: Argentinian general and politician 43rd President of Argentina (d. 2013)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1925 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Gene Austin - Yes Sir! That's My Baby
- Don't Bring Lulu - Billy Jones & Ernest Hare
- Don't Bring Lulu - Billy Murray
- Yearning (Just For You) - Harry Reser's Orchestra
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