Friday 22 October 1909
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Drink, directed by Albert Capellani, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Or have a look at the whole 1909.
Have a look at the old newspapers from 22 October 1909 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 22 October 1909 ?
See other famous people born on 22 October
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1909 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
My Wife's Gone to the Country (Hurrah! Hurrah!) - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
What news were making the headlines those days in October 1909?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Elinor Macartney Lane (1864 – March 15, 1909) was an American novelist who was popular in the first decade of the 1900s. After publishing a number of short stories, she wrote three novels: Mills of God (1901), Nancy Stair (1904), ...
Rex Beach was an American novelist and playwright whose most famous works during the early 20th century consisted of Westerns, many of which are still widely read today.
The Man in Lower Ten is the first book ever written by Mary Roberts Rinehart, arguably the greatest American mystery writer of her generation. Vividly imagined, it combines adventure, suspense, horror, and mystery at breakneck speed.
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine is a 1908 romance novel/western novel written by John Fox, Jr.. The novel became Fox's most successful, and was included among the top ten list of bestselling novels for 1908 and 1909.
Tell the world why 22 October 1909 is such a special date for you!