Saturday 12 May 1923
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. 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