Friday 5 May 1922
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Phil Gordon and Jay D.
The Trap, directed by Robert Thornby, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
while If Winter Comes by A.S.M. Hutchinson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 May 1922 ?
- Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
- Euthymios the Wonderworker
- Barlaam of Serpukhov
- Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
- Eulogios the Confessor
- New Martyr Ephraim of Nea Makri
- Albania: Martyrs' Day.
- Great Martyr Irene
- Roly Poly of Georgia.
- Saint Aventinus (d. 1189)
- Ethiopia: Liberation Day (1941).
- International Midwives Day.
- Adrian of Monzensk
- South Korea: Children's Day.
- Guyana: Indian Immigration Day (1838).
- Council of Europe: Europe Day.
- International No Pants Day.
- Hong Kong, Macau, South Korea and Taiwan (2006): Buddha's Birthday.
- Japan: Tango no Sekku (Boy's Day) or Kodomo no hi (Children's Day).
- Mexico and (informally) the United States: Cinco de Mayo (1862).
- Phil Gordon: Meridian, Mississippi -- Singer / actor (Jasper-Bev Hillbillies).
- Jay D: Miller record producer.
- Denise Noel: France Actor.
- Irene Opdyke: Polish-American nurse (d. 2003).
- Construction begins on Yankee Stadium (Bronx).
- In The Bronx, construction begins on Yankee Stadium.
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 ?