Friday 16 June 1922
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ilmar Kullam .
The Phantom Carriage, directed by Victor Sjstrm, 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 16 June 1922 ?
- South Africa - Youth Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John Regis, patron of medical social workers.
- Bloomsday, in honour of Leopold Bloom, the hero of James Joyce's Ulysses set on 16 June, 1904.
- 16 June Movement
- Ilmar Kullam: Estonian basketball player and coach (d. 2011).
- Henry Berliner demonstrates his helicopter to US Bureau of Aeronautics.
- General election in the Irish Free State: a large majority goes to the pro-Treaty Sinn Fein.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1922 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Not Lately - Bert Williams
- Birmingham Blues - Edith Wilson
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