Wednesday October 23, 1918

US date format: 10/23/1918, UK date format: 23/10/1918

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 23, 1918). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Dimitri Chorafas and Clarence Lillehei. Huns and Hyphens, directed by Larry Semon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Huns and Hyphens

Directed by: Larry Semon

Starring: Stan Laurel, Larry Semon, Madge Kirby, Mae Laurel

To the Rescue

Directed by: Melanie Wood

Mania. Die Geschichte einer Zigarettenarbeiterin

Directed by: Eugen Illés

Starring: Pola Negri, Arthur Schröder, Ernst Wendt, Werner Hollmann

Just Rambling Along

Directed by: Hal Roach

Starring: Stan Laurel, Clarine Seymour, Noah Young, James Parrott


Directed by: Anatoli Dolinov, Aleksandr Panteleyev, Donat Pashkovsky

Starring: Ivan Lerskiy, Dmitri Leshchenko


Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 23, 1918?


  • Chemistry: Mole Day
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Scorpio in Western tropical astrology.
  • Hungary - National Day (revolution of 1956 and the proclamation of the Republic of Hungary in 1989)
  • Also see October 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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  • Actor Charlie Chaplin (29) weds Mildred Harris (17)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 23, 1918?

    Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. I'm Always Chasing Rainbows - Prince's Orchestra
  2. My Old Kentucky Home - Lucy Gates & Columbia Stellar Quartet
  3. For Your Boy and My Boy - Peerless Quartet

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