Monday 22 May 1916
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Gordon Binkerd and Jose Fortuny.
Sherlock Holmes, directed by Arthur Berthelet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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Which were the important events of 22 May 1916 ?
- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
- Republic of Yemen - National Day.
- National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
- National Maritime Day in the United States.()
- Saint Atto
- Saint Emile
- Saint Fulk
- Saint Lupus
- Saint Romanus
- Saint Julia
- Saint Renata of Bavaria
- Gordon Binkerd: composer.
- Jose Fortuny: An important communist leader in Latin America.
- Jean Perrotin: Chalon sur Sa?ne physician.
- William Brown: American engineer (d. 1999).
- French troops occupy parts of Fort Douaumont Verdun.
- The case of ''United States v. Forty Barrels and Twenty Kegs of Coca-Cola'' is decided.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1916 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Wake Up, America! - James F. Harrison (as Frederick J. Wheeler)
- The Old Refrain - John McCormack
- She's the Daughter of Mother Machree - Charles Harrison
- She's the Daughter of Mother Machree - Manuel Romain
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