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.
The Trap, directed by Robert Thornby, 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 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
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1922 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- On the Gin-Gin-Ginny Shore - Ray Miller & His Orchestra
- Three O'Clock in the Morning - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?