Wednesday 16 September 1925
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include B B King and Christian Cabrol.
The Circle, directed by Frank Borzage, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 September 1925 ?
- Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
- Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
- In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
- Papua New Guinea - Independence Day (from Australia, 1975)
- B B King: American musician.
- Christian Cabrol: Chezy sur Marne physician.
- Charles Haughey: Irish accountant lawyer and politician 7th Taoiseach of Ireland (d. 2006).
- Charlie Byrd: American singer and guitarist (d. 1999).
- BB King: American R&B singer, considered by many to be the top blues master of his generation, putting out more than 70 albums.
- Jacques Dessemme: France sport Champion.
- CJ Haughey: Irish politician who, as of 1990, was Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland and a member of the Fianna Fail Party.
- B(lues) B(oy) King in Itta Bena: Mississippi, USA; blues singer ("The Thrill is Gone").
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1925 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Sweet Georgia Brown - Ethel Waters
- Honey, I'm in Love With You - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- If You Knew Susie - Billy Jones & Ernest Hare
- Oh, How I Miss You Tonight - Ben Selvin & His Orchestra