Saturday 16 October 1909
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Francis Laine .
Drink, directed by Albert Capellani, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 October 1909 ?
- Jakub Bart-Cisinski: Sorbian writer (Born 1856).
- Jack Johnson KOs Stanley Ketchel in 12 for heavyweight boxing title
- Pirates beat Tigers 4 games to 3 in 6th World Series
- The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, held in Seattle, Washington, closes. 3.75 million visitors attended.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1909 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- My Wife's Gone to the Country (Hurrah! Hurrah!) - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
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