Thursday 7 June 1923
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Silvia Monfort and Giorgio Belladonna.
The Shock, directed by Lambert Hillyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
while His Children's Children by Arthur Train 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 ?
Which were the important events of 7 June 1923 ?
- Luciana, virgin, martyr [WTS (Bruges)]
- Blessed Maria Theresia of Soubiran (died 1889)
- Saint Procopius [PCP (Paris), as Proces]
- Saint Wulstan, bishop of Worcester, confessor (Translation day)
- Malta - Sette giugno - Riot in Malta that began the road to self government and then independence.
- Roman Catholic Church and some Anglican churches: Corpus Christi (moveable feast, 2007)
- Colman, bishop of Dromore [BLS]
- Saint Godoald, bishop, confessor
- Norway - Union Dissolution Day, observing the 1905 decision to dissolve the Union between Sweden and Norway.
- Saint Maximinus, bishop of Aix, confessor
- Roman Empire - first day of the Vestalia (penus vestae) in honor of Vesta.
- Saint Robert, abbot of Chichester
- Blessed Robert, abbot of Newminster, Northumberland
- saint Servatius, bishop, confessor or martyr (Translation day)
- Blessed Paul, bishop of Constantinople, martyr
- Blessed Meriadec, bishop (of Vannes
- Blessed Godeschalc, prince of the Vandals, martyr
- Saint Fortunatus, bishop, confessor
- Blessed Anna of St. Bartholomaeus (died 1626)
- Blessed Willibald
- Silvia Monfort: French actress and theatre director.
- Giorgio Belladonna: Bridge champion.
- Jules Deschenes: Canadian jurist (d. 2000).
- Jean Baratte: France sport Champion.
- Gaston Calixte: France sport Champion.
- Jules Deschênes: Canadian lawyer and judge (d. 2000).
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1923 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Bambalina - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- Love Sends A Little Gift Of Roses - Sam Ash
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?