Thursday 2 October 1919
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
The Dragon Painter, directed by William Worthington, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 2 October 1919 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
- World Farm Animal Day
- Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
- Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
- French Republican Calendar - Pomme de terre (Potato) Day, eleventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- India - Gandhi Jayanti (birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, 1869)
- Geoffrey Luttrell: Lord-Lt of Somerset.
- Shirley Clarke: Film director.
- John Duarte: English guitarist and composer (d. 2004).
- Jan Flinterman: Dutch race car driver and pilot (d. 1992).
- President Woodrow Wilson has a stroke, leaving him partially paralyzed
- U.S. President Woodrow Wilson suffers a massive stroke, leaving him partially paralyzed.
- President of the United States Woodrow Wilson suffers a serious stroke, rendering him an invalid through the end of his life - in 1924.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1919 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- The Vamp - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
- Take Your Girlie to the Movies (If You Can't Make Love at Home) - Billy Murray
- Take Me to the Land of Jazz - Marion Harris
- The Vamp - Waldorf-Astoria Dance Orchestra
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