Thursday 10 August 1911
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Die Ballhaus-Anna, directed by Walter Schmidthssler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
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 10 August 1911 ?
- Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
- Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
- Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
- St. Deusdedit
- Ancient Latvia - Labrenca Diena held
- St. Blaan
- Stanley Gillen: American auto industry executive, director of Ford of Europe from 1967.
- Leonidas Andrianopoulos: Greek footballer (d. 2011).
- A Sherwin-White: English historian and author (d. 1993).
- Jacques Fasquelle: St Val?ry en Caux physician.
- A N Sherwin-White: English historian (d. 1993).
- Antoine Schlindwein: France sport Champion
- Carl Christian Lumbye: Composer, dies at 70.
- Parliament Act reduces power of House of Lords.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1911 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Life's a Funny Proposition, After All - George M. Cohan
- Mighty Lak' a Rose - Marguerite Dunlap
- Love is Like a Red, Red Rose - Henry Burr & Elise Stevenson
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