Wednesday 22 August 1923
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gerald Long and Bernard Hillemand.
Hollywood, directed by James Cruze, 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 22 August 1923 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Gerald Long: Journalist / CEO (Reuters).
- Bernard Hillemand: French physician specializing in digestive disorders of the central nervous system through alcoholism.
- Claude Wauthier: Metz Journalist.
- Paavo Nurmi runs world record mile (4:10.4)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1923 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Swinging Down the Lane - Ben Bernie & His Orchestra
- Marcheta - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
- Yes! We have No Bananas - Great White Way Orchestra (Vocal Billy Murray)
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