Thursday 16 March 1922
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jacqueline Baudrier and Geoffrey Freeman.
Sherlock Holmes, directed by Albert Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
while Simon Called Peter by Robert Keable 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 March 1922 ?
- St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
- Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
- Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
- Saint Eusebia (+680)
- Saint Benedicta (+1260)
- Saint Agapitus
- The first day of the Bacchanalia in ancient Rome
- Jacqueline Baudrier: Beaufai EXecutives.
- Geoffrey Freeman: Allen railway writer.
- Harding Lemay: North Bangor, New York -- Headwriter (Another World).
- WKY-AM in Oklahoma City OK begins radio transmissions
- Sultan Fuad I crowned king of Egypt, England recognizes Egypt.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1922 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- The Song of Love - Prince's Orchestra
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