Sunday 18 November 1923
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alan Shepard and Jean Cluzel.
Coeur Fidèle, directed by Jean Epstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
while His Children's Children by Arthur Train 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 November 1923 ?
- Latvia - Independence Day (1918)
- Also see November 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Dedication of the Basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul ; Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne ; also St Mawes, St Odo of Cluny, St Romanus of Antioch
- Venezuela - Feast of the Virgen de Chiquinquir�, also known as la Chinita, in the western state of Zulia
- Roman festivals - day 1 Dios dedicated to the sun god by emperor Licinius
- Oman - National Holiday
- Alan Shepard: American astronaut, the first American in space.
- Jean Cluzel: Moulins EXecutives.
- Jean Sahuquet: French Catholic clergyman, the Bischop of Tarbes and Lourdes from 1988 to 1998.
- Anne Sargent: American actress (d. 2007).
- Ted Stevens: American soldier lawyer and politician (d. 2010).
- Robert Graf: German screen,stage,radio and tv actor.
- Alan B Shepard Jr in East Derry: New Hampshire, USA; Rear Admiral US Navy, astronaut (Mercury 3, Apollo 14).
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1923 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Georgia Blues - Ethel Waters
- That Old Gang of Mine - Benson Orchestra of Chicago
- I've Got the Yes! We Have No Bananas Blues - Eddie Cantor
- No, No, Nora - Eddie Cantor
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