Thursday 23 December 1909
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Sonho de Valsa, directed by Jos Gonalves Leonardo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 23 December 1909 ?
- Festivus (from sitcom Seinfeld)
- Oaxaca - Night of the Radishes
- Secular humanism (American) - HumanLight observed
- R.C. Saints - John Cantius ; Thorlac Thorhallsson, patron saint of Iceland
- Sweden - Birthday of Queen Silvia, an official flag day
- Japan - The Emperor's Birthday - Birthday of Akihito, the current Emperor of Japan
- Roman festivals - Larentalia, a festival in honor of Larenta
- Ancient Latvia - Ziemassvetki held
- Barney Ross New York City: New York, Welterweight Boxing Champion (1934).
- Maurice Denham: Beckenham, England -- Actor (Mr Love, Damn the Defiant).
- Albert becomes king of Belgium.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1909 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- The Hat My Father Wore on St. Patrick's Day - Billy Murray & Haydn Quartet
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1909?
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