Friday 4 May 1923
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Eric Sykes and Charles Graham Irving.
Soul of the Beast, directed by John Griffith Wray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 May 1923
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 4 May 1923 ?
- 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.
- Eric Sykes: British actor and comedian.
- Charles Graham Irving
- Assi Rahbani: Lebanese composer, singer (Rahbani Brothers) and producer (Born 1923).
- Ed Cassidy: American musician (Spirit).
- John Toner: American football player and coach (d. 2014).
- Stanley Biber: American physician, pioneer of transgender surgery (d. 2006).
- Godfrey Quigley: British actor (d. 1994).
- New York state revokes Prohibition law.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1923 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Love Sends a Little Gift of Roses - Bar Harbor Society Orchestra
- The Okeh Laughing Record - Okeh Laughing Record