Thursday 16 December 1909
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Sonho de Valsa, directed by Jos Gonalves Leonardo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 16 December 1909 ?
- R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
- South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
- Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
- Kazakhstan - Independence Day
- Bahrain - National Day
- Bangladesh - Victory Day
- Henricus Verbunt: Civil servant / resistance fighter.
- Edgar Mittelholzer: Guyanese novelist, the earliest novelist from the West Indian region to establish himself in Europe and gain a significant European readership.
- US pressure forces Nicaraguan President JosT Santos Zelaya from office.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1909 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Put on Your Old Gray Bonnet - Haydn Quartet
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1909?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
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