Monday 18 August 1919
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Walter J and Walter Joseph Hickel.
The Mother and the Law, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
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Which were the important events of 18 August 1919 ?
- RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
- Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church
- Walter J: Hickel (Governor-Republican-Alaska)/US Secretary of Interior (1969-71).
- Walter Joseph Hickel: 2nd and 8th Governor of Alaska (d. 2010).
- Justy Specker: France sport Champion.
- Jean-Paul Etcheverry: Lorient Military man.
- Wally Hickel: American businessman and politician 2nd Governor of Alaska (d. 2010).
- Joseph E Seagram: Canadian distillery founder (Born 1841).
- Anti-Cigarette League of America forms in Chicago Illinois
- The Bolshevik fleet at Kronstadt, near Petrograd, Russia, on the Baltic Sea, is mostly destroyed by German warplanes and torpedo boats in a combined operation.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1919 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Egyptland - Earl Fuller's Novelty Orchestra
- Just as We Used to Do - Billy Murray
- Friends - Sterling Trio
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