Friday 1 August 1919
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 1, 1919). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Primo Levi and Curt Gowdy.
The Lost Battalion, directed by Burton L. King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 1 August 1919
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Which were the important events of 1 August 1919 ?
- Orthodox Christianity - Procession of the Cross
- Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago - Emancipation Day
- St. Pellegrini/Peregrinus
- Angola - Armed Forces Day
- Switzerland - National Day
- Benin - National Day
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Kam�l (Perfection) - First day of the eighth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Sts. Faith, Hope, and Charity (sisters).
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Ethelwolf
- Yorkshire, United Kingdom - Yorkshire Day
- People's Republic of China - Anniversary of the Founding of the People's Liberation Army
- Lughnasadh - L� L�nasa, the traditional first day of Autumn in Ireland.
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of the liberation of Haile Selassie from slavery
- Nicaragua - Fiesta Day
- Lammas - Neopagan festival of Lammas
- Lebanon - Army's Day (Eid al-Jaysh)
- World Scout Day - anniversary of the first day of the Brownsea Island Camp in 1907, where Robert Baden-Powell began scouting.
- Democratic Republic of Congo - Parent's Day
Famous Birthdays:01 August
- Queen Wilhelmina opens 1st Air Fair in Amsterdam
- Treffers soccer team forms in Groesbeek
- Béla Kun's Soviet Republic collapses in Hungary.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1919 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Somebody's Waiting for Someone - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
- A Rose, a Kiss, and You - John Steel
- Oh, Susy, Behave - Fred Van Eps