Friday 18 August 1911
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 18 August 1911 ?
- RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
- Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church
- Amelia Boynton Robinson: American leader in the Schiller Institute.
- Amelia Robinson: American activist (d. 2015).
- Klara von Neumann: Hungarian computer scientist and programmer (d. 1963).
- Ren? Florio: Grenoble physician.
- Jacques Wertheimer: French businessman who inherited and ran the renowned House of Chanel perfume company.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1911 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- That Was Before I Met You (solo version) - Walter Van Brunt
- That was Before I Met You - Ada Jones & Walter Van Brunt
- Turn Off Your Light, Mr. Moon Man - Nora Bayes & Jack Norworth
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