Friday 5 October 1923
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Glynis Johns and Philip Berrigan.
Dance or Die, directed by Ronald W. Munchkin, 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 5 October 1923
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Which were the important events of 5 October 1923 ?
- Glynis Johns: Pretoria, South Africa -- Actress (Mary Poppins).
- Philip Berrigan: American former Roman Catholic priest and antiwar activist.
- Yves Cros: British field and track star and Olympic champion runner of the 400 m. hurdles at London in1948.
- Stig Dagerman: Swedish journalist and author (d. 1954).
- Kailashpati Mishra: Indian lawyer and politician 18th Governor of Gujarat (d. 2012).
- Albert Guðmundsson: Icelandic footballer and politician (d. 1994).
- Albert Gu?mundsson: Icelandic footballer (d. 1994).
- Stig H Dagerman: Swedish writer (Burned Child).
- Edwin Hubble identifies Cepheid variable star.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1923 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Oh! Gee, Oh! Gosh, Oh! Golly, I'm in Love - Eddie Cantor
- Tell Me a Story - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra