Wednesday 20 March 1918
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bernd-Alois Zimmermann and Bernd Zimmermann.
Hearts of the World, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 March 1918 ?
- Feast of St. Cuthbert, patron saint of Northumbria (died 704)
- Saint Alexandra
- Saint Herbert (died 687)
- Canberra Day
- Meat Out Day
- International Astrology Day
- New Year of Iranian Calendar: Norouz occurs on the vernal equinox.
- The second day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.
- The vernal equinox usually occurs on this day.
- Saint Wulfram (d.704)
- Bernd-Alois Zimmermann: German composer (Soldiers).
- Bernd Zimmermann: West German composer, best known for his opera.
- Jack Barry: American game show host and producer co-founded Barry & Enright Productions (d. 1984).
- Donald Featherstone: English soldier and author (d. 2013).
- Marian McPartland: English-American pianist and composer (d. 2013).
- Lewis A Grant: American Civil War General (Born 1828).
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1918 ?
Top #6 songs in the USA
- Liberty Loan March - Sousa's Band
- The Rainbow of Love - John McCormack
- Shannon Four - Hail! Hail! The Gangs All Here
- When Yankee Doodle Learns to Parlez Vous Francais - Arthur Fields
- My Sunshine Jane - Sterling Trio
- Smile and Show Your Dimple - Sam Ash
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