Wednesday 23 August 1922
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Roland Dumas and Jean Darling.
Flesh and Blood, directed by Irving Cummings, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 August 1922
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Which were the important events of 23 August 1922 ?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
- Roland Dumas: French politician, a Minister of Foregin Affairs under President Mitterrand, from 1984-1986 and again from 1988 to 1993.
- Jean Darling: American actress and singer (d. 2015).
- Pierre Gauvreau: French Canadian painter, television writer and producer.
- Brian Young: Chairman (Christian Aid).
- George Kell: American baseball player and sportscaster (d. 2009).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1922 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Mr. Gallagher and Mr. Shean - Furman & Nash
- Coo Coo - Al Jolson
- Stumbling - Frank Crumit
- Parade of the Wooden Soldiers - Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra