Saturday 9 May 1925
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Peter Leng and Raoul Bortoletto.
Strike, directed by Sergei M. Eisenstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
while The Keeper of the Bees by Gene Stratton Porter 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 ?
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Which were the important events of 9 May 1925 ?
- 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".
- Peter Leng: Master General of the Ordnance.
- Raoul Bortoletto: Italian professional football player.
- Georges Conchon: French author and screenwriter.
- Cornerstone for Hebrew University, Jerusalem laid
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1925 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- O Katharina! - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
- Alabamy Bound - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?