Monday 28 August 1922
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Monte Cristo, directed by Emmett J. Flynn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
while Gentle Julia by Booth Tarkington 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 28 August 1922 ?
- Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
- Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
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- Louis PMFG of Orleans: Earl of Eu / Brazil, dies at 80.
- 1st Walker Cup: US beats England 8-4
- Albert von Tilzer and Neville Fleesons musical premieres in New York City
- WEAF in NYC airs 1st radio coml (Queensboro Realty-$100 for 10 mins)
- Japan agrees to withdraw its troops from Siberia.
- Hyperinflation in Germany has seen the value of the Papiermark against the dollar rise to 1,000.
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
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