Friday December 01, 1916
US date format: 12/1/1916, UK date format: 1/12/1916
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 1, 1916). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Earlyne Chaney and Joseph Majault.
The World and the Woman, directed by Frank Lloyd, Eugene Moore, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 01, 1916?
- Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
- Feast day of St Eligius
- Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 01, 1916?
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Top #3 songs in the USA
- Morton Harvey - Turn Back the Universe and Give Me Yesterday
- Marion Harris - I'm Gonna Make Hay While the Sun Shines in Virginia
- Al Jolson - I'm Saving Up the Means to Get to New Orleans