Friday 11 August 1911
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alphonse de Waelhens and Benny Lee.
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..
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Which were the important events of 11 August 1911 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Alphonse de Waelhens: Flemish philosopher (Psychosis).
- Benny Lee: Entertainer.
- Henry Kulky: Hastings-on-Hudson, New York -- Actor (Otto-Life of Riley).
- Prem Bhatia: Journalist.
- Ronald Batty: Bookseller.
- Thanom Kittikachorn: Thai field marshal and politician 10th Prime Minister of Thailand (d. 2004)
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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