Wednesday 15 April 1925
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include George Shuffler .
The Wizard of Oz, directed by Larry Semon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
while The Green Hat by Michael Arlen 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 15 April 1925 ?
- Major League Baseball celebrates "Jackie Robinson Day" each April 15 in all MLB ballparks.
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Petrus Gonzalez
- In the United States, April 15 is the official deadline for filing tax returns: all forms mailed to the IRS must be postmarked no later than this day, so many post offices across the country stay open until midnight to accommodate procrastinators (or those who owe tax and want to wait as late as possible to pay). (If this day falls on the weekend, as in 2006, the following Monday becomes the deadline. Additionally in 2006, Patriot's Day moved the tax deadline to Tuesday, April 18, for those in
- Father Damien Day ? celebrated annually in Hawai'i.
- Arirang Festival is held in North Korea to commemorate Kim Il-sung's birth.
- Saint Hunna.
- Saint Basilissa
- Blessed Waltman of Antwerp
- Ancient Latvia ? Tipsa Diena was observed.
- Roman Empire ? the Fordicia was celebrated in honor of Terra.
- George Shuffler: American guitarist (The Bailey Brothers and the Happy Valley Boys) (d. 2014).
- John Singer Sargent: US portrait painter, dies at 69.
- Fritz Haarmann, a serial killer convicted of the murder of 24 boys and young men, is beheaded in Germany.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1925 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Cliff Edwards - Fascinating Rhythm
- I'll See You in My Dreams - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- How Do You Do? - Billy Jones & Ernest Hare
- O! Katharina - Ted Lewis & His Band
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