Saturday 18 February 1922
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Joe Tipton and Connie Wisniewski.
The Loves of Pharaoh, directed by Ernst Lubitsch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
while Gentle Julia by Booth Tarkington 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 18 February 1922 ?
- Independence Day in The Gambia (1965)
- Joe Tipton: American baseball player (d. 1994).
- Connie Wisniewski: American baseball player [AAGPBL] (d. 1995).
- Gaston Dufrenel: French criminal, a thug who was sentenced to death and executed along with his accomplice André Cornil.
- Helen Brown: American writer and editor of "Cosmopolitan" magazine.
- Hazy Osterwald: Swiss musician, singer and bigband director.
- Roger Rhodarmer: Canton Military man
- Eric Gairy: Grenadan politician 1st Prime Minister of Grenada (d. 1997)
- Allan Melvin: American actor singer and screenwriter (d. 2008)
- Juhan Smuul: Estonian author (Born 1921)
- WOC-AM in Davenport IA begins radio transmissions
- Kenesaw Mountain Landis resigns his judgeship to work for baseball.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1922 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Second Hand Rose - Fanny Brice
- Al Jolson - Yoo Hoo
- When Frances Dances with Me - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
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