#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Thursday 17 May 1923

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Peter Mennin[i] in Erie and Miles Wingate. Jack and the Beanstalk, directed by Gary J. Tunnicliffe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1923 or at May 17 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 17 May 1923 and get them!

What the sky looked like on 17 May 1923

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of stars on this day

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Jack and the Beanstalk

Directed by: Gary J. Tunnicliffe

More info

Soul of the Beast

Directed by: John Griffith Wray

Starring: Madge Bellamy, Cullen Landis, Noah Beery, Vola Vale

More info

The Noon Whistle

Directed by: George Jeske

Starring: Stan Laurel, James Finlayson, Katherine Grant, Sammy Brooks

More info

Souls for Sale

Directed by: Rupert Hughes

Starring: Eleanor Boardman, Frank Mayo, Richard Dix, Mae Busch

Country: United States

More info

Friedrich Schiller - Eine Dichterjugend

Directed by: Curt Goetz

Starring: Theodor Loos, Hermann Vallentin, Isabel Heermann, Max Pategg

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 17 May 1923

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 17 May 1923!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 May 1923 ?

Holidays:
  • Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
  • Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
  • Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
  • Saint Montanus
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 17 May
Facts:
  • Fire during closing day ceremonies at Grover Cleveland School (SC)

Search For Your Ancestors

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 17 May 1923 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1923?

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1923 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Love Sends a Little Gift of Roses - Columbia Orchestra
  2. Wonderful One - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 17 May 1923 is such a special date for you!