Saturday 12 May 1923US date format: 5/12/1923, UK date format: 12/5/1923
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 12, 1923). The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ewart G Abner and Lord Laing.
Soul of the Beast, directed by John Griffith Wray, 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 12 May 1923
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Which were the important events of 12 May 1923 ?
- Saint Epiphanius
- Saint Domitilla
- Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
- International Nurses Day
- Saint Modoald
- Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Thailand - Visakha Bucha. (2006) 
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2005: the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
- Blessed Imelda
- Saint Pancras (died 304), second of the Ice Saints
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saints Achilleus and Nereus
- Saint Joan of Portugal
- Ewart G Abner: Record company executive.
- Lord Laing: English biscuit manufacturer / pilot / multi-millionaire.
- Hector Laing: Scottish businessman, Director of Bank of England from 1973-1991 and a Director of Exxon Corporation from 1984-1994.
- Giovanni Testori: Italian writer, novelist, screenwriter, playwright and critic.
- 49th Preakness: Benny Marinelli aboard Vigil wins in 1:53.6.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1923 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Faded Love Letters - Henry Burr
- Tiger Rag - Ted Lewis & His Band