Friday 20 February 1925
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Altman and Alex La Guma.
Lady of the Night, directed by Monta Bell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
while The Little French Girl by Anne Douglas Sedgwick was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 20 February 1925 ?
- Robert Altman: American film producer.
- Alex La Guma: Cape Town, South Africa -- Novelist (A Walk in the Night).
- Pramudya Ananta Tur: Javanese author (Anak semua bangsa).
- Robert Altman in Kansas City: Missouri, USA; director (Nashville, M*A*S*H).
- Heinz Kluncker: German trade union leader (d. 2005).
- Tochinishiki Kiyotaka: Japanese sumo wrestler, the 44th Yokozuna (Born 1925).
- Pat Lanigan: Australian public servant (d. 1992).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1925 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- My Best Girl - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?