Friday 8 May 1925
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Dino Attanasio and André-Paul Duchâteau.
Alice's Egg Plant, directed by Walt Disney, 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 May 1925
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 May 1925 ?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
- VE Day
- World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
- Saint Ida of Nivelles
- Dino Attanasio
- André-Paul Duchâteau
- Luke Long Gone Miles
- Ali Hassan Mwinyi: President of Tanzania (1985- ).
- Lord Jauncey: of Tullichettle; Lord of Appeal in Ordinary.
- Ali Mwinyi: Tanzanian politician 2nd President of Tanzania.
- French colonial army beats Rifkabylen in Morocco.
- 51st Preakness: Clarence Kummer aboard Coventry wins in 1:59.
- Tom Lee rescues 32 people from the ''M.E. Norman'', a sinking steamboat.
- Scopes Trial: John T. Scopes is indicted for teaching Darwin's theory of evolution.
- The National Forensic League is founded.
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Make this date unforgettable
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1925 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Alabamy Bound - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
- O Katharina! - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra