Thursday 20 September 1900
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco and Uuno Kalervo Klami.
Soldiers of the Cross, directed by Herbert Booth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Ghosts in a Chinese Laundry
Panorama of East Galveston
A Farmer's Imitation of Ching Ling Foo
Which were the important events of 20 September 1900 ?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
This was the #1 best-selling novel in the United States in 1900, made into movies several times in subsequent years. It is set in colonial North America, beginning in the year 1621.
Robert Grant was an American author and a jurist who participated in a review of the Sacco and Vanzetti trial a few weeks before their executions.
James Lane Allen (December 21, 1849 – February 18, 1925) was an American novelist and short story writer whose work, including the novel A Kentucky Cardinal, often depicted the culture and dialects of his native Kentucky.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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