Monday 4 May 1925
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Peter Blum and Maurice R Greenberg.
Strike, directed by Sergei M. Eisenstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
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Which were the important events of 4 May 1925 ?
- 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.
- Peter Blum: German / South African / English poet (Capricorn).
- Maurice R Greenberg: American businessman.
- Lore Frisch: German actress, whose films include Der weißblaue Löwe (1952), Junges Herz voll Liebe (1953), 52 Weeks Make A Year (1955), The Czar and the Carpenter (1956), My Wife Makes Music (1958) and The Dress (1961).
- Maurice Greenberg: American businessman, a top executive of American International Group and part of the social scene in NY.
- Jenő Buzánszky: Hungarian footballer and coach (d. 2015).
- League of Nations conference on arms control and poison gas usage.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1925 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- When My Sugar Walks Down The Street - Gene Austin & Aileen Stanley
- The Fire Bird, Part 1 - Philadelphia Orchestra (Leopold Stokowski, Conductor)
- Oh! Lady Be Good - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
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