Wednesday 1 January 1919, NewYear’s Day
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include J D Salinger and Sheila Mercier.
Das Schicksal der Maria Keith, directed by Rudolf Walther-Fein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 January 1919 ?
- J D Salinger: American novelist (d. 2010).
- Sheila Mercier: British actress, a longtime star of the TV soap "Emmerdale Farm.
- JD Salinger: American writer with a minimum output and excessively reclusive, but famed as a cult favorite.
- Rocky Graziano: American boxer and actor (d. 1990).
- Carole Landis: Fairchild, Wisconsin -- Actress (One Million BC, Topper Returns).
- J Salinger: American soldier and author (d. 2010)
- Yoshio Tabata: Japanese singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2013)
- Mikhail Drozdovsky: Ukrainian-Russian general (d. 1918).
- Belorussian SSR established.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1919 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Hindustan - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
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