Saturday 12 December 1925
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cora Lee Johnson and Ahmad Shamlou.
The Plastic Age, directed by Wesley Ruggles, 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 12 December 1925 ?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- Cora Lee Johnson: Social activist for rural poor.
- Ahmad Shamlou: Iranian poet (d. 2000).
- Vladimir Shainsky: Ukrainian-Russian pianist and composer.
- Ahmad Shamloo: Iranian journalist and poet (d. 2000).
- Cossack officer / ex-premier Reza Chan becomes shah of Persia
- Last Qajar Shah of Persia deposed; Cossack officer/ex-premier Reza Chan becomes Shah of Persia.
- Arthur Heinman coins term "motel", opens Motel Inn, San Luis Obispo, California.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1925 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Don't Wake Me Up (Let Me Dream) - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
- Remember - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
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