Friday 22 January 1909
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
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.
- Lev D: Landau Russian physicist (Nobel Prize 1962).
- [Sithu] U Thant Burma: third United Nations Secretary-General (1962-72).
- Ann Sothern: American actress with a film debut in 1929.
- Rupert Gleadow: British astrologer; author of, "The Origin of the Zodiac.
- 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.
- Ann Sothern [Harriette Lake]: North Dakota, actress (Lady in a Cage, My Mother the Car).
- Richard A C E Erlenmeyer German chemist: dies at age 83.
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