Thursday 4 May 1922
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John Paul Hammerschmidt (Representative-Republican-Arkansas and Paul-Émile Charbonneau.
Beyond the Rocks, directed by Sam Wood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 May 1922
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 4 May 1922 ?
- Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
- Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- International Firefighters' Day.
- Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
- People's Republic of China - Youth Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- Blessed Catherine of Park
- Saint Judas Cyriacus
- Saint Florian
- Saint Godehard
- Saint Monica of Hippo (d. 387)
- Saint Ethelred
- Saint Silvianus
- Saint Titianus
- Saint Willerik
- Saint John Houghton, Saint Robert Lawrence, Saint Augustine Webster, Saint Richard Reynolds, and Saint John Hale; all put to death in 1535.
- Saint Malou
- The Netherlands - Remembrance of the Dead.
- John Paul Hammerschmidt (Representative-Republican-Arkansas: 1967-).
- Paul-Émile Charbonneau: Canadian archbishop (d. 2014).
- Eugenie Clark: American biologist and academic (d. 2015).
- Viktor Kingissepp: Estonian Bolshevik politician (Born 1888).
- KNX-AM in Los Angeles CA begins radio transmissions
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1922 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Selections from Blossom Time - Prince's Orchestra
- Al Jolson - Angel Child