Monday 13 August 1923
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Hollywood, directed by James Cruze, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
while Black Oxen by Gertrude Atherton 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 13 August 1923 ?
- International Lefthanders Day
- St. Wigbert
- RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
- In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
- St. Cassian
- St. John Berchmans
- St. John Bosco
- St. Radegund
- Roman festivals - Vertumnalias in honor of Vertumnus, and also Diana, on the Aventine hill
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- Germany: Gustav Stresemann becomes Premier of coalition government
- Turkish National Congress selects Moestafa Kemal Pasja as President
- US Steel Corp initiates 8th-hour work day
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1923 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Louisville Lou - Arthur Gibbs & His Gang
- Who's Sorry Now? - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
- Morning Will Come - Al Jolson
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