Wednesday 1 April 1914
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Carla van and Noel Baudry.
Eine venezianische Nacht, directed by Max Reinhardt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
while The Inside of the Cup by Winston Churchill was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 April 1914 ?
- Saint Waleric
- Saint Hugh of Grenoble
- Orissa - a state in eastern India celebrates "Utkal Divas", its statehood day.
- India - Start of financial year.
- Canada - Beginning of government's fiscal year.
- Japan - The official start of school years in most universities and schools. Also, the official First Day of Work at companies and offices for new university graduates hires, marked by welcoming ceremonies and speeches.
- April 1 is known as April Fool's Day or All Fools' Day in many countries.
- Roman Empire - Veneralia celebrated to honor Venus.
- In San Marino, two Captains Regent, elected by Parliament, take office for six months.
- Last day of the Assyrian New Year Celebration
- Saint Jacoba
- International Day of the Birds.
- In England and Wales, local government reorganisations traditionally happen on April 1.
- Brielle celebrates victory of 1572 over Spaniards.
- Pigasus Award announcement.
- Carla van: Neste Belgian violinist.
- Noel Baudry: France sport Champion.
- Lor Tok: Thai comedian and actor (Born 1914).
- Rube Waddell: Baseballer, dies at 37 of tuberculosis.
- UVS Soccer team forms in Lead
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1914 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- That International Rag - Prince's Orchestra
- La Golondrina (The Swallow) - Victor Military Band
- Little Grey Home in the West - Charles Harrison
- All Aboard for Dixieland - American Quartet
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