Wednesday 20 December 1922
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Charita Bauer and George Roy Hill director (Slap Shot.
Peg o' My Heart, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
while If Winter Comes by A.S.M. Hutchinson 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 20 December 1922 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
- Charita Bauer: Newark, New Jersey -- Actress (Guiding Light, Aldrich Family).
- George Roy Hill director (Slap Shot: Little Drummer Girl, Little Romance).
- Pierre Fougeyrollas: French philosopher, sociologist, anthropologist, and an emeritus professor of sociology at the University of Paris VII.
- Jean Mattéoli: French politician who was the Minister of Social Affairs (France) during the Raymond Barre administration from 1979 to 1981 and also served as president of the French Economic and Social Council from April 1987 and September 1999.
- George Hill: American director producer and screenwriter (d. 2002).
- Beverly Pepper: American sculptor and painter
- 14 Republics form Union of Soviet Socialistic Republics (USSR)
- Polish parliament selects Stanislaw Wojcieckowski as president.
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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