Friday 15 May 1925
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Andrey Yakoulevich Eshpay and Emmanuel Ghent.
Strike, directed by Sergei M. Eisenstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
while The Little French Girl by Anne Douglas Sedgwick 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 May 1925 ?
- Paraguay - Independence Day. Celebrations for the anniversary of the independence begin on Flag Day, 14 May.
- Nakba Day in Palestinian communities.
- Roman Empire - Mercuralia in honor of Mercury held.
- International day of climate changes.
- International conscientious objectors' day.
- Buddha's Birthday in Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau and South Korea (2005).
- United States - Peace Officers Memorial Day.
- International day of families.
- Teacher's Day in Mexico (Dfa del Maestro) and South Korea (??? ?).
- Saint Dymphna
- Saint Achillius
- Saint Gerebern
- Saint Isidore the Labourer
- Saint Jean-Baptiste de la Salle
- Saint Reticius
- Saint Denise
- Slovenia - Day of Slovenian armed forces.
- Andrey Yakoulevich Eshpay: Composer.
- Emmanuel Ghent: Composer.
- Jos Jacobs: Flemish director (Madonna of Nedermunster).
- Sylviane Aladin: France Actor.
- Bert Bolin: Swedish meteorologist and academic (d. 2007).
- Andrei Eshpai: Russian pianist and composer (d. 2015)
- Mary Lyon: English geneticist and biologist (d. 2014)
- Carl Sanders: American soldier pilot and politician 74th Governor of Georgia (d. 2014)
- Roy Stewart: Jamacian-born British actor and fitness industry figure (Born 1925)
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1925 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- O Katharina! - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra
- Alabamy Bound - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
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