Saturday 20 August 1910
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
The White Slave Trade, directed by August Blom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1910
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 August 1910 ?
- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
- Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
- Eero Saarinen: Finnish-American architect and furniture designer designed the Gateway Arch (d. 1961).
- Mireille Ducos: Séte Writer.
- Arthur Coquard: French composer and music critic.
- US supported opposition brings down Madriz in Nicaragua
- The Great Fire of 1910 (also commonly referred to as the Big Blowup or the Big Burn) occurred in northeast Washington, northern Idaho (the panhandle), and western Montana, burning approximately 3 million acres (12,000 km2).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1910 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- If He Comes In, I'm Goin' Out - Arthur Collins
- When Shadows Gather - John McCormack
- You Taught Me How to Love You, Now Teach Me to Forget - Joe Maxwell
- Harry Lauder - We Parted on the Shore
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