Wednesday 15 October 1919
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Edwin C Tubb and Howard Frank Trayton Smith.
Blind Husbands, directed by Erich Stroheim, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 15 October 1919 ?
- United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
- Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Edwin C Tubb: Brits sci-fi writer (Earth is Heaven, Earthfall).
- Howard Frank Trayton Smith: Diplomat / head (MI5).
- Pierre Soufflet: Moyenneville Military man.
- Malcolm Ross: American balloonist and atmospheric physicist (d. 1985).
- Chuck Stevenson: American race car driver (d. 1995).
- 14 horses begin 300-mile race from Vt to Mass for $1000 prize money
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1919 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Take Your Girlie to the Movies (If You Can't Make Love At Home) - Irving Kaufman
- Uncle Josh and Aunt Nancy Put Up the Kitchen Stove - Cal Stewart & Ada Jones
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