Wednesday 25 April 1923
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Albert King and Anita Björk.
Drakula halála, directed by Kroly Lajthay, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
while Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis 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 25 April 1923 ?
- ANZAC Day (Australia, New Zealand).
- Saint Filo.
- Official Red Hat Society day.
- Carnation Revolution commemorated in Portugal (National Holiday).
- Roman Empire - Robigalia in honor of Robigus.
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of Haile Selassie's visit to Jamaica.
- Fuck the Earth Day - Declared by Jon Stewart in the April 24th, 2006 episode.
- Swaziland - National Flag Day.
- Faroe Islands - National Flag Day.
- Sinai Liberation Day, (Egypt), Celebrates the withdrawal of Israeli troops from the Sinai peninsula.
- Saint Anianus
- Alice Day - celebration of the relationship between Alice Liddell and Lewis Carroll.
- World Penguin Day
- Easter Sunday - 1886, 1943, 2038. In the Gregorian Calendar 25th April is the latest date on which Easter Sunday can fall (22nd March is the earliest).
- Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, falls on April 25 in 2006.
- Festa della Liberazione, (Italy), annual commemoration to mark the liberation of Italy at the end of the Second World War.
- Saint Ermin
- Saint Mark the Evangelist
- Albert King: American blues singer/guitarist (Crosscut Saw), dies at age 71 (born 1923).
- Anita Björk
- Edmond Malinvaud
- Melissa Hayden in Toronto: Ontario, Canada; ballerina (1961 Silver Bowl).
- Albert King in Indianola: Mississippi, USA; blues singer/guitarist ("Bad Look Blues").
- Francis Graham-Smith: English astronomer and academic.
- Melissa Hayden: Canadian-American ballerina and actress (d. 2006).
- Aafje J R Bouber [Blom]: Actress (Traveller Without Baggage).
- Anita Bjorak: Actress (Miss Julie, Loving Couples, Night People).
- Louis-Olivier Taillon: Canadian lawyer and politician 8th Premier of Quebec (d. 1923).
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1923 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Love Sends a Little Gift of Roses - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
- Some of These Days - Original Dixieland Jazz Band
- Lady of the Evening - John Steel
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