Monday 28 December 1925
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Hildegarde Neff and Bill [William].
A Woman of the Sea, directed by Josef von Sternberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
while Soundings by A. Hamilton Gibbs 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 December 1925 ?
- The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
- Hildegarde Neff: Ulm, Germany -- Actress (Touch of Class, Mozambique).
- Bill [William]: Westwood; British bishop of Peterborough.
- Hildegard Knef: German actress who had been in 56 films by 1978, most notably the movie "Fedora.
- Joyce Price: American astrologer.
- Ti-Emile : French musician, often cited as one of the masters of the traditional music style known as bèlè.
- Milton Obote: Ugandan engineer and politician 2nd President of Uganda (d. 2005)
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1925 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- I'm Knee Deep in Daisies (And Head Over Heels in Love) - George Olsen & His Orchestra
- Vernon Dalhart - The Death of Floyd Collins
- Brown Eyes, Why are You Blue? - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
- Alone at Last - Henry Burr
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