Saturday 4 November 1916
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Walter Cronkite and Ruth Handler.
The Ocean Waif, directed by Alice Guy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 November 1916
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 4 November 1916 ?
- Walter Cronkite: American broadcaster, one of the most respected and reliable newscaster of the era who preceded over CBS coverage of the Presidential nominating conventions from 1952.
- Ruth Handler: American businesswoman and inventor of the Barbie doll (d. 2002).
- John Basilone: American marine and Medal of Honor recipient (d. 1945).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1916 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- By the Sad Luana Shore - Marguerite Farrell
- Joe Turner Blues - Prince's Orchestra