Sunday 17 December 1922
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Hubert H A Beckers and Eric Brand.
Peg o' My Heart, directed by King Vidor, 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 17 December 1922 ?
- Hubert H A Beckers: Curacaoan opera singer.
- Eric Brand: diplomat.
- Claude Ollier: French writer closely associated with the nouveau roman literary movement.
- Alan Voorhees: American engineer and urban planner (d. 2005).
- Last British troops leave Ireland Freestate.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1922 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Way Down Yonder in New Orleans - Peerless Quartet
- The Dixie Highway - Aileen Stanley
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