Monday 23 January 1911
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Dan Smith and André Castelot.
In the Hands of Impostors, directed by August Blom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
In the Hands of Impostors
Which were the important events of 23 January 1911 ?
- Pie Day
- The Saddest day of the year is January 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- Roman Catholic Church: Feast of Blessed Marianne of Molokai
See other famous people born on 23 January
Dan Smith: Harmonica / gospel singer.
André Castelot: Belgian historian and scriptwrriter.
Michel Warlop: French classical and jazz violinist professionally active from 1929 to 1947.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1911 ?
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This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.
The Prodigal Judge is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Vaughan Kester is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition.
This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.
Originally published in 1911. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan and converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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