Thursday 14 May 1925
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Loleh Bellon and François Maistre.
Strike, directed by Sergei M. Eisenstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
while Soundings by A. Hamilton Gibbs 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 14 May 1925 ?
- St. Carthach the Younger
- DubsDay in Dublin Ireland (14th of May in 2006).
- Mother's Day in various countries (second Sunday of May in 2006).
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut, or Israeli Independence Day. The observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
- Paraguay - Flag Day.
- St. Maria Dominic Mazzarello
- St. Just
- St. Engelmer
- St. Vincent of Lerins
- St. Victor and Corona
- St. Boniface of Tarsus
- St. Michael Garicoits
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: St. Matthias (Apostle)
- St. Engelmund
- Loleh Bellon
- François Maistre
- Patrice Munsel: American opera singer, Broadway performer and recording artist, the youngest member ever to have sung with the Metropolitan Opera House.
- Georges Bellon: French actor - most likely a mixup with actress Loleh Bellon.
- Jean-Pierre Haeberlin: French painter, restaurant manager and 3 Star Michelin chef.
- Sophie Kurys: American baseball player (d. 2013).
- Oona O'Neill: daughter of playwright Eugene O'Neill and 4th wife of Charlie Chaplin (Born 1926).
- Boris Parsadanian: Armenian-Estonian violinist and composer (d. 1997).
- Al Porcino: American trumpet player (d. 2013).
- Ninian Sanderson: Scottish race car driver (d. 1985).
- Patrice Munsel in Spokane: Washington, USA; soprano (Patrice Munsel Show).
- Tristram Ogilvie Cary: Composer.
- Virginia Woolf's novel Mrs Dalloway is published.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1925 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Alabamy Bound - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
- O Katharina! - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
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