Friday 10 July 1925
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Dorothea Hochletiner and Mahathir Mohamad.
Pretty Ladies, directed by Monta Bell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
while Glorious Apollo by E. Barrington was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 10 July 1925 ?
- Mauritania - Armed Forces Day
- Bahamas - Independence Day
- Silence Day - celebrated by followers of Meher Baba
- Ancient Latvia - Septinu Bralu Diena observed
- Dorothea Hochletiner: Austria -- Giant slalom (1956 Olympics - Bronze Medalist).
- Mahathir Mohamad: Mahathir held the post of Prime Minister of Malaysia for 22 years from 1981 to 2003, making him Malaysia's longest serving Prime Minister.
- Elwy Yost: Canadian TV personality, host of film reviews for Canadian TV and interviewer of some of Hollywood's top stars.
- Jury selection took place in John T Scopes evolution trial
- In Dayton, Tennessee, the "Monkey Trial" begins with John Thomas Scopes, a high school science teacher, accused of teaching evolution in violation of a Tennessee state law.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1925 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Midnight Waltz - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
- Riverboat Shuffle - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
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