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..
What the sky looked like on 17 May 1923
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Which were the important events of 17 May 1923 ?
- 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
- Saint Dietmar
- Saint Pamphamer
- International Day Against Homophobia aka IDAHO
- Saint Pamphalon
- Saint Solochon
- Saint Adrian of Alexandria
- Peter Mennin[i] in Erie: Pennsylvania, USA; composer (Moby Dick).
- Miles Wingate: deputy master (Trinity House).
- Michael Beetham: English commander and pilot (d. 2015).
- Anthony Eyton: English painter and educator.
- Fire during closing day ceremonies at Grover Cleveland School (SC)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1923 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Love Sends a Little Gift of Roses - Columbia Orchestra
- Wonderful One - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra