Friday 23 December 1927
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kenneth Negus and Charlie Williams (comedian).
West Point, directed by Edward Sedgwick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 December 1927
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 23 December 1927 ?
- Festivus (from sitcom Seinfeld)
- Oaxaca - Night of the Radishes
- Secular humanism (American) - HumanLight observed
- R.C. Saints - John Cantius ; Thorlac Thorhallsson, patron saint of Iceland
- Sweden - Birthday of Queen Silvia, an official flag day
- Japan - The Emperor's Birthday - Birthday of Akihito, the current Emperor of Japan
- Roman festivals - Larentalia, a festival in honor of Larenta
- Ancient Latvia - Ziemassvetki held
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1927 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Gene Austin - The Sweetheart of Sigma Chi
- Dancing Tambourine - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra