Thursday 12 October 1922
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Trude Dothan and William Sullivan.
Lorna Doone, directed by Maurice Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 12 October 1922
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Which were the important events of 12 October 1922 ?
- El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
- French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
- Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
- Malawi - Mother's Day
- Equatorial Guinea - Independence Day (from Spain, 1968)
- Also see October 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Our Lady of the Pillar (Zaragoza, Spain); Saint Wilfrid
- St. Fiace
- Roman festivals - Fortuna Redux, last day of the Ludi Augustales
- St. Domnina
- St. Seraphinus
- St. Amicus
- St. Edistius
- Bl. Camillus Constanzi
- St. Edwin
- St. Wilfrid
- St. Felix and Cyprian
- St. Heribert
- St. Maximilian of Lorch
- Trude Dothan: Israeli archaeologist who focuses on the Late Bronze and Iron Ages in the region, in particular in Philistine culture.
- William Sullivan: American soldier and diplomat United States Ambassador to the Philippines (d. 2013).
- Daisy M C Baers: Flemish philosophy / theory, dies at 33.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1922 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- My Honey's Lovin' Arms - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
- Dancing Fool - Club Royal Orchestra