Monday 2 February 1914
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Eric Kierans .
Die Insel der Seligen, 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 2 February 1914 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Veja Diena observed.
- St. Adelbald
- Catholicism - Candlemas, The Presentation of the Lord, The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, World Day for Consecrated Life (also February 3 in the United States).
- United States and Canada - Groundhog Day.
- Scotland - A quarter day in the Christian calendar (due to Candlemas).
- Paganism - Imbolc (in northern hemisphere), Lughnasadh (in southern hemisphere).
- Czech Republic - Hromnice.
- St. Cornelius
- France - CrOpe Day.
- Eric Kierans: Canadian economist and politician 1st Canadian Minister of Communications (d. 2004).
- Charles Chaplin makes his film début in the comedy short ''Making a Living''.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1914 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- The Girl I Left Behind Me - Columbia Stellar Quartet
- When It's Apple Blossom time in Normandy - Harry Macdonough & Marguerite Dunlap
- Peg O' My Heart - Walter Van Brunt
- If We Were On Our Honeymoon - Elsie Baker & James F. Harrison
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