Wednesday 23 August 1911
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Die Ballhaus-Anna, directed by Walter Schmidthssler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
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Which were the important events of 23 August 1911 ?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
- A Alberts: Dutch civil servant, writer, translator and journalist.
- Jacques Reignier: La Fl?che physician.
- Jean Breton: France Actor.
- Birger Ruud: Norway -- 90m ski jumper (1932, 36 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Albert Alberts: Writer / journalist (French battle).
- Carl Dolmetsch: Director (Haslemere Festival)
- Elizabeth "Betty" Robinson: US 100m sprinter (1928 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
- British Premier Asquith holds secret meeting about British strategy in case of war with Germany
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1911 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Don't Wake Me Up, I'm Dreaming - Walter Van Brunt
- That Railroad Rag - Walter Van Brunt
- In the Land of Harmony - Arthur Collins
- Infanta March - Fred Van Eps
- The Mississippi Dippy Dip - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
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