Monday 7 June 1909
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Peter W Rodino and Jessica Tandy.
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 7 June 1909 ?
- Luciana, virgin, martyr [WTS (Bruges)]
- Blessed Maria Theresia of Soubiran (died 1889)
- Saint Procopius [PCP (Paris), as Proces]
- Saint Wulstan, bishop of Worcester, confessor (Translation day)
- Malta - Sette giugno - Riot in Malta that began the road to self government and then independence.
- Roman Catholic Church and some Anglican churches: Corpus Christi (moveable feast, 2007)
- Colman, bishop of Dromore [BLS]
- Saint Godoald, bishop, confessor
- Norway - Union Dissolution Day, observing the 1905 decision to dissolve the Union between Sweden and Norway.
- Saint Maximinus, bishop of Aix, confessor
- Roman Empire - first day of the Vestalia (penus vestae) in honor of Vesta.
- Saint Robert, abbot of Chichester
- Blessed Robert, abbot of Newminster, Northumberland
- saint Servatius, bishop, confessor or martyr (Translation day)
- Blessed Paul, bishop of Constantinople, martyr
- Blessed Meriadec, bishop (of Vannes
- Blessed Godeschalc, prince of the Vandals, martyr
- Saint Fortunatus, bishop, confessor
- Blessed Anna of St. Bartholomaeus (died 1626)
- Blessed Willibald
- Peter W Rodino: (Rep-D-New Jersey, 1949- ) / chaired Watergate council.
- Jessica Tandy: British-American actress, noted on stage and screen for half a century.
- Virginia Apgar: American anesthesiologist and pediatrician developed the Apgar test (d. 1974).
- Peter Rodino: American captain lawyer and politician (d. 2005).
- Cleveland Industrial Exposition opens.
- Mary Pickford makes her screen debut at the age of 16.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1909 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- I'm Looking for a Sweetheart and I Think You'll Do - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
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