Wednesday 2 June 1909
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Robin Orr .
Only a Tramp, directed by Theo Bouwmeester, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 June 1909 ?
- Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
- Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
- Xenia name day in Slovakia.
- The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.
- Robin Orr: Scottish musician and composer.
- 43rd Belmont: Eddie Dugan aboard Joe Madden wins in 2:21.6
- Alfred Deakin becomes Prime Minister of Australia for the third time.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1909 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Meet Me in Rose-Time, Rosie - Billy Murray & Haydn Quartet
- American Ragtime - Billy Murray
- Softly and Tenderly - Frank Stanley & Henry Burr
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