Friday 1 August 1919
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Stanley Middleton .
The Mask, directed by Ewald Andr Dupont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 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
- Stanley Middleton: English author (d. 2009).
- 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 #2 songs in the USA
- John McCormack - When You Look in the Heart of a Rose
- Kiss Me Again - Victor Herbert & His Orchestra
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