Friday 10 August 1923
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Rhonda Fleming and Jean Graton.
Little Old New York, directed by Sidney Olcott, 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 10 August 1923
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 10 August 1923 ?
- Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
- Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
- Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
- St. Deusdedit
- Ancient Latvia - Labrenca Diena held
- St. Blaan
- Rhonda Fleming: American actress, a beautiful redhead with dazzling green eyes who photographed great in Technicolor, often playing femme fatale roles.
- Jean Graton: French comic book author and cartoonist.
- Joseph Bialot
- Fred Ridgway: English cricketer and footballer (d. 2015).
- Gillian Brown: Diplomat.
- SM Sultan: Bangladeshi painter and illustrator (d. 1994).
- Rhonda Fleming in Hollywood: California, USA; actress (Spellbound).
- Bill Doolittle: American football player and coach (d. 2014).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1923 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Louisville Lou - Arthur Gibbs & His Gang
- Morning Will Come - Al Jolson
- Who's Sorry Now? - Isham Jones & His Orchestra