Sunday 2 October 1910
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Aldo Olivieri and Michele Riccardini.
Dorian Grays Portræt, directed by Axel Strm, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1910
while Simon the Jester by William J. Locke 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 October 1910 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
- World Farm Animal Day
- Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
- Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
- French Republican Calendar - Pomme de terre (Potato) Day, eleventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- India - Gandhi Jayanti (birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, 1869)
Famous Birthdays:02 October
- 1st 2 aircraft collision (Milan Italy)
- Henry Wijnmalen flies to 2,800m altitude (world record)
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1910 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Back to My Old Home Town - Jack Norworth
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