Wednesday 9 May 1923
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Claude Piéplu and Ruth Kommerell.
Soul of the Beast, directed by John Griffith Wray, 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 9 May 1923
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 9 May 1923 ?
- Russia and some other parts of the former Soviet Union ? Victory Day as the end of the "Great Patriotic War".
- Our Lady of Flanders
- Saint Tudi
- Saint Pachomius (died 346)
- Saint Gerontius (died 501)
- Roman Empire ? Feast of the Lemures (See Larvae).
- Jersey, Guernsey ? Liberation Day (commemorating the end of the German Occupation of the Channel Islands during World War II).
- Saint Carolina
- European Union ? Europe day, commemorating the "Schuman declaration".
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1923 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Faded Love Letters - Henry Burr
- Tiger Rag - Ted Lewis & His Band