Saturday 11 July 1925
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Paul Bertrand and Jean Deflassieux.
Pretty Ladies, directed by Monta Bell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
while Soundings by A. Hamilton Gibbs 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 11 July 1925 ?
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
- Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
- United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
- Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
- Feast Day of Saint Olga (first Russian Saint)
- United Nations - World Population Day
- Ireland - National Day of Commemoration held on nearest Sunday to this date (see Irish calendar).
- China - China National Maritime Day
- Flanders, region in Belgium (not a public holiday) - Flemish Day (1302 Battle of the Golden Spurs)
- Paul Bertrand: French Catholic bishop, the Bishop Emeritus of Mende since 2001.
- Jean Deflassieux: French banker, who spent his entire career at Crédit Lyonnais, a historic French bank.
- Mattiwilda Dobbs: American opera singer, an internationally known coloratura soprano.
- Joseph De Feyter: Belgium sport Champion.
- Charles Chaynes: Toulouse Musician.
- Bertrand La Rocque De Severac: B?thune EXecutives
- Jean-Henri Soutoul: N?mes physician
- Nicolai Gedda: Stockholm, Sweden -- Opera tenor (Opera Two to Six)
- Peter Kyros: American lawyer and politician (d. 2012)
- Sid Smith: Canadian ice hockey player and coach (d. 2004)
- Queen Wilhelmina names H Colijn head of government
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1925 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Tell Her in the Springtime - Grace Moore (Rosario Bourdon's Orchestra)
- Louise Homer - America the Beautiful
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