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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in January 1923.
The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Bonar Law (Conservative), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on January 1923: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 1923?


Events

  • 01 Jan 1923 Union of Socialist Soviet Republics established.
  • 02 Jan 1923 Ku Klux Klan makes surprise attack on black residential area Rosewood, Florida, USA; 8 killed (compensation awarded in 1995).
  • 04 Jan 1923 1st broadcast of Barn Dance Show (WBAP - Ft Worth Texas)
  • 07 Jan 1923 Baltimore Sun warns of Ku Klux Klan
  • 08 Jan 1923 Typography strike in Amsterdam
  • 09 Jan 1923 Lithuanian residents of the Memel Territory rebelled against the League of Nations decision to leave the area as a mandated region under French control.
  • 10 Jan 1923 Last US troops leave Rhineland (Germany).
  • 11 Jan 1923 Occupation of the Ruhr: Troops from France and Belgium occupy the Ruhr area to force Germany to make its World War I reparation payments.
  • 17 Jan 1923 Belgian Working People Party protests against occupied Ruhrgebied.
  • 18 Jan 1923 Elon College's campus in North Carolina is destroyed by a fire.
  • 19 Jan 1923 WMC-AM in Memphis TN begins radio transmissions
  • 23 Jan 1923 Taxi strike in Amsterdam begins (through March 9th)
  • 24 Jan 1923 Aztec Ruins National Monument, in New Mexico, USA, is established.
  • 28 Jan 1923 1st Reichs Party (NSDAP) forms in Munich
  • 29 Jan 1923 1st flight of autogiro (Juan de la Cierva, Madrid Spain)

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in January 1923?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Suez
  2. - Carolina in the Morning
  3. - Homesick
  4. - Nellie Kelly I Love You
  5. - Nellie Kelly, I Love You

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Der Mann mit der eisernen Maske

Der Mann mit der eisernen Maske

Release year: 1923

Directed by: Max Glass

Starring: Albert Bassermann, Bruno Decarli, Vladimir Gajdarov, Helga Molander

Country: United States of America

While Paris Sleeps

While Paris Sleeps

Release year: 1923

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Lon Chaney, Mildred Manning, John Gilbert, Hardee Kirkland

Country: United States of America

All the Brothers Were Valiant

All the Brothers Were Valiant

Release year: 1923

Directed by: Irvin Willat

Starring: Malcolm McGregor, Billie Dove, Lon Chaney, William Orlamond

The Fog

The Fog

Release year: 1923

Directed by: Paul Powell

Starring: Mildred Harris, Louise Fazenda, Louise Dresser, Peggy Prevost

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