Friday 20 July 1923
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Stanis?aw Albinowski and Marcelle Derrien.
Merry-Go-Round, directed by Rupert Julian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
while Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis 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 July 1923 ?
- St. Jerome Aemiliani
- St. Rufina
- St. Flavian
- St. Justa
- St. Margaret of Antioch
- St. Sabinus
- St. Joseph of Barsabas
- Brazil - Friendship Day
- St. Ceslas
- Argentina - Dfa del Amigo (Friendship Day)
- Japan - Marine Day (Umi-no-hi, currently it falls on the third Monday in July.)
- Northern Cyprus - Peace and Freedom Day
- Colombia - Independence Day
- Feast day for at least seventeen saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Aurelius
- St. Wulmar/Ulmar
- St. Severa1
- St. Barhadbesciabas
- St. Severa2
- St. Wilgefortis
- International chess day
- Stanis?aw Albinowski: Polish economist and journalist (d. 2005).
- Marcelle Derrien: French actress, the highlight of whose short film career was "Le silence est d'or" (Silence Is Golden, 1947) directed by René Clair.
- Stanisław Albinowski: Polish economist and journalist (d. 2005).
- Pancho Villa [Doroteo Arango]: Mexican rebel, murdered at 55.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1923 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Wildflower - Ben Bernie & His Orchestra
- Trot Along - Benson Orchestra of Chicago
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