Saturday 29 July 1916
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Budd Boetticher and Charlie Christian.
Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 July 1916 ?
- Budd Boetticher: American director producer and screenwriter (d. 2001).
- Charlie Christian: American jazz guitarist (d. 1942).
- Postal check and Girodienst establishes
- In Ontario, Canada, a lightning strike ignites a forest fire that destroys the towns of Cochrane and Matheson, killing 233.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1916 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- There's a Quaker Down in Quaker Town - Peerless Quartet
- Baby Shoes - Henry Burr
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