Friday 22 January 1909
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ann Sothern [Harriette Lake] and Lev D.
Le paralytique, directed by Louis Feuillade, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
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Which were the important events of 22 January 1909 ?
- New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
- Ann Sothern [Harriette Lake]: North Dakota, actress (Lady in a Cage, My Mother the Car).
- Lev D: Landau Russian physicist (Nobel Prize 1962).
- [Sithu] U Thant Burma: third United Nations Secretary-General (1962-72).
- Rupert Gleadow: British astrologer; author of, "The Origin of the Zodiac.
- Ann Sothern: American actress with a film debut in 1929.
- Porfirio Rubirosa: Dominican race car driver polo player and diplomat (d. 1965)
- U Thant: Burmese diplomat, a representative and secretary-general of the U.N. 1962-1972.
- Richard A C E Erlenmeyer German chemist: dies at age 83.
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