Saturday 22 July 1916
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Purity, directed by Rae Berger, 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 22 July 1916 ?
- Swaziland - Birthday of former King Sobhuza II
- Pi Approximation Day
- St. Vandrille/Wandre Gisilus
- St. Mineve
- St. Joseph of Palestine (Count Joseph)
- St. Dabius/Davius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 7 saints: St. Mary Magdalene
- Ratcatcher's Day. See:The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
- Hipolito M Ocalia: Landscape painter.
- Gino Bianco: Brazilian race car driver (d. 1984).
- Marcel Cerdan: Algerian-French boxing champion.
- A bomb went off during a Preparedness Day parade in SF killing 10
- In San Francisco, California, a bomb explodes on Market Street during a Preparedness Day parade killing 10 and injuring 40.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1916 ?
Top #6 songs in the USA
- There's a Quaker Down in Quaker Town - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
- The Star-Spangled Banner - Prince's Orchestra
- Missouri Waltz - Victor Military Band
- Arrah Go On, I'm Going Back to Oregon - Peerless Quartet
- They Didn't Believe Me - Grace Kerns & Reed Miller
- Non E Ver ('tis Not True) - Emilio DeGogorza
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