Tuesday 8 December 1925
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sammy Davis Jr and Jimmy Smith.
His Wooden Wedding, directed by Leo McCarey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 December 1925
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Which were the important events of 8 December 1925 ?
- Malta - Public Holiday.
- Panama - Mother's Day
- Romania - Constitution Day
- Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
- R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
- Italy - In Milan, the opera season starts.
- Buddhism - The Enlightenment of Gautama Buddha
- Afflux (50 Aftermath) (Discordianism)
- Sammy Davis Jr: American entertainer (Golden Boy), dies from throat cancer at age 64 (born 1925).
- Jimmy Smith: American jazz organist (d. 2005).
- Arnaldo Forlani: Italian politician, the First Minister of Italy in 1980.
- Sammy Davis: American entertainer, an actor, dancer, singer, comedian, TV and nightclubs entertainer, massively talented in every aspect of his craft.
- Sammy Davis Jr in New York City: New York, USA; singer/dancer/actor (Ocean's 11, Candy Man).
- Anne Colchen: France sport Champion.
- Carmen Gaite: Spanish author who wrote in many genres, including novels, short stories, essays and screenplays.
- James E: "Jimmy" Smith; US jazz/organist ("Walk on the Wild Side").
- Carmen Martin Gaite: Spanish author (d. 2000).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1925 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Don't Wake Me Up (Let Me Dream) - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
- Remember - Isham Jones & His Orchestra