Thursday 19 August 1909
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
The Man in the Moon, directed by tienne Arnaud, 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 months ?
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Which were the important events of 19 August 1909 ?
- Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
- RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
- Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
- National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
- National Aviation Day, USA
- Jerzy Andrzejewski: Warsaw, Poland -- Writer (Ashes & Diamonds).
- Rembt THPLA of Boneval Faure: Lawyer / 1st-Member of parliament.
- Indianapolis 500 race track opens
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1909 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- My Cousin Caruso - Billy Murray
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