Monday 12 April 1909
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Les heures - Épisode 4: Le soir, la nuit
Les heures - Épisode 2: Le matin, le jour
Which were the important events of 12 April 1909 ?
- Saint Julius I
- Saint Zeno of Verona
- Saint Erkembode
- Saint Damian
- Yuri's Night, an international celebration of the first human in space, Yuri Gagarin; in Russia (and formerly in USSR), the Cosmonautics Day.
- The Roman holiday of Cerealia begins.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1909 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
Shine on, Harvest Moon - Harry Macdonough & Elise Stevenson
In the Garden of My Heart - Frank Stanley & Henry Burr
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Elinor Macartney Lane (1864 – March 15, 1909) was an American novelist who was popular in the first decade of the 1900s. After publishing a number of short stories, she wrote three novels: Mills of God (1901), Nancy Stair (1904), ...
Rex Beach was an American novelist and playwright whose most famous works during the early 20th century consisted of Westerns, many of which are still widely read today.
The Man in Lower Ten is the first book ever written by Mary Roberts Rinehart, arguably the greatest American mystery writer of her generation. Vividly imagined, it combines adventure, suspense, horror, and mystery at breakneck speed.
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine is a 1908 romance novel/western novel written by John Fox, Jr.. The novel became Fox's most successful, and was included among the top ten list of bestselling novels for 1908 and 1909.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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