Saturday 13 May 1922
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Beatrice Arthur and Marcel Bisiaux.
Grandma's Boy, directed by Fred Newmeyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
while Gentle Julia by Booth Tarkington 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 May 1922 ?
- Saint Maria Dominica Mazzarello (died 1881)
- Saint John the Silent
- Saint Gerald of Villamagna
- Saint Robert Bellarmine
- Saint Servatus
- Our Lady of Fatima
- Rotuma Day in Fiji.
- World Fair Trade Day (2006).
- Abbotsbury Garland Day, Dorset, England.
- Commemoration of Julian of Norwich (Anglican).
- Saint Rolanda
- Beatrice Arthur: American actress (d. 2009).
- Marcel Bisiaux: France Writer.
- Bea Arthur: TV Actress.
- Michael Ainsworth: English cricketer (d. 1978).
- Otl Aicher: German graphic designer and typographer (d. 1991).
- 48th Preakness: L Morris aboard Pillory wins in 1:51.6
- 48th Kentucky Derby: Albert Johnson aboard Morvich wins in 2:04.6.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1922 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- The Skeik (of Araby) - Ray Miller & His Orchestra
- Indiana Lullaby - Billy Jones & Ernest Hare
- Three O'Clock in the Morning - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
- Virginia Blues - Benson Orchestra of Chicago
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