Wednesday 27 December 1911
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Anna Russell .
The Doll, directed by Joseph Delmont, 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 this week ?
La fin d'une révolution américaine
Excursión a San Lorenzo de Munt
Which were the important events of 27 December 1911 ?
- The second day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- A bank holiday in Britain and elsewhere if 25 December or 26 December falls in the weekend.
- R.C. Saints - John the Apostle and Evangelist
See other famous people born on 27 December
Anna Russell: British singer and comedienne, a popular satirist of opera stars with many hit records; author of "The Power of Being a Positive Stinker.
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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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