Tuesday 21 December 1909
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Sonho de Valsa, directed by Jos Gonalves Leonardo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 December 1909 ?
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
- Seichō Matsumoto: Japanese journalist and author (d. 1992).
- Seicho Matsumoto: Japanese mystery writer and journalist (d. 1992).
- Odd Brochmann: Norwegian architect, professor, illustrator, author, style historian, and government scholar.
- George Ball: Iowa, United States -- Lawyer / Undersecretary of State.
- 1st junior high school established (Berkeley, California)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1909 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- The Hat My Father Wore on St. Patrick's Day - Billy Murray & Haydn Quartet
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