Wednesday 17 October 1923
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nel Noordzij and Barney Kessel.
Cameo Kirby, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
while Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis 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 October 1923 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
- United States - Black Poetry Day
- UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
- French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Haiti - Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1806), State holiday
- Nel Noordzij: Dutch astrologer, artist, painter and poet.
- Barney Kessel: American guitarist and composer (d. 2004).
- Charles McClendon: American football player and coach (d. 2001).
- Catholic University of Nijmegen Netherlands opens
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1923 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Love Tales - Ben Bernie & His Orchestra
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