Tuesday 19 December 1922
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jacques Capelovici and Eamonn Andrews.
Peg o' My Heart, directed by King Vidor, 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 19 December 1922 ?
- 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
- Roman festivals - Opalia
- Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Jacques Capelovici: French language and crossword editor.
- Eamonn Andrews: Irish TV actor who is best known for the series "This Is Your Life" and "What's My Line.
- Erik Willoch: Norwegian jurist and civil servant.
- Georges Senfftleben: France sport Champion.
- Mrs Theres Vaughn, 24, confessed in court to being married 62 times.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1922 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Way Down Yonder in New Orleans - Peerless Quartet
- The Dixie Highway - Aileen Stanley
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