Wednesday 19 July 1916
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Purity, directed by Rae Berger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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Which were the important events of 19 July 1916 ?
- According to sitcom Father Ted, previous events that occurred on July 19 included Galway being liberated by the Indians, Marathon was renamed Snickers and the Ice Age ended.
- St. Symmachus
- St. Machrina
- St. Arsenius
- Catholic - Feasts of St. Vincent de Paul
- Nicaragua - National Liberation Day
- Myanmar - Martyr's Day
- Malaysia - Birthday of Yang di-Pertuan Besar of Ng Sembilan
- Roman festivals - Lucaria
- James D Ramage: US Lieutenant Admiral (WWII-Palau / Guam / Philippines).
- Phil Cavarretta: American baseball player and manager (d. 2010).
- Phillip Cavaretta: baseball player (National League Most Valuable Player 1945).
- Eve Merriam: American poet and playwright (d. 1992).
- World War I: Battle of Fromelles : British and Australian troops attack German trenches in a prelude to the Battle of the Somme.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1916 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Over the Waves Waltz - Pietro Deiro
- National Emblem March (New Version) - Arthur Pryor's Band
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