Monday 21 August 1916
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Rolling Stones, directed by Del Henderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 August 1916 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- William John Raff Hooper: Cartoonist.
- Bill Lee: American actor and singer (d. 1980).
- Consuelo Velázquez: Mexican pianist and songwriter (d. 2005).
- Bill Hardie: Scottish pro fiddler and teacher, with his first BBC broadcast at age 16.
- Peru declares neutrality
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1916 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- America - Columbia Mixed Double Quartet
- Down Where the Swanne River Flows - Al Jolson
- Simple Melody - Billy Murray & Elsie Baker
- The Battle Hymn of the Republic - Columbia Mixed Double Quartet
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