Wednesday 24 May 1922
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 24, 1922). The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Howie Dallmar and Pierre Daix.
The Dungeon, directed by Oscar Micheaux, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 May 1922 ?
- Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
- Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
- Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
- Eritrea: National Day.
- Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
- Saints Donatianus and Rogatianus
- Saint Amadl
- Saint Suzanna
- Mary, Help of the Christians
- Saint Sarah is celebrated in Camargue, France by the Roma or Gypsies.
- Bulgaria: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Bulgarian Education and Culture, and Slavonic Script Day.
- Howie Dallmar
- Pierre Daix: French journalist and writer, a friend and biographer of Pablo Picasso.
- Sadao Bekku: composer.
- Ferruccio De Ceresa: Italian theatre, film, radio and television actor, who died in Rome on 17 April 1993.
- Jean Carlier: Pont du Chateau Journalist.
- Russian-Italian trade agreement signed.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1922 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Angel Child - Ben Selvin & His Orchestra
- Virginia Blues - Van & Schenck
- Peerless Quartet - Georgia
- Play That Song of India Again - Charles Harrison