Saturday 26 August 1911
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lester Lanin and Otto Binder.
Romeo and Juliet, directed by Barry O'Neil, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 26 August 1911 ?
- RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
- Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
- Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1911 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- All Alone - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
- Selections from The Pink Lady - Prince's Orchestra
- By the Saskatchewan - Reinald Werrenrath & Haydn Quartet
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1911?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?