Wednesday 19 May 1909
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Bruce Bennett and Schlomo Joffe.
Sherlock Holmes IV, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
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Which were the important events of 19 May 1909 ?
- National Hug-Your-Cat Day
- NASCAR Day USA.(2006)
- Commemoration of Pontian Greeks Genocide in Greece.
- Commemoration of Atatnrk, Youth and Sports Day in Turkey (1919).
- Theophilus of Corte
- Peter Celestine
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Dunstan
- Bruce Bennett: Tacoma, Washington -- Actor (Before I Hang, Sahara).
- Schlomo Joffe: composer.
- Sir Nicholas Winton: British wartime humanitarian.
- Nicholas Winton: British humanitarian and Supercentenarian who organized the rescue of 669 children, most of them Jewish, from Czechoslovakia on the eve of the Second World War in an operation later known as the Czech Kindertransport (German for children transport).
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1909 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Shine On, Harvest Moon - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
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