Saturday 5 August 1911
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Taylor and Irene Santurjian.
Die Ballhaus-Anna, directed by Walter Schmidthssler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
while The Prodigal Judge by Vaughan Kester 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 5 August 1911 ?
- St. Memmius
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
- St. Afra and her companions
- Burkina Faso - Independence Day
- Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
- Robert Taylor: American actor who made over 70 films in 35 years.
- Irene Santurjian: American astrologer who was a member of the Boston Chapter of NCGR.
- Bob Caruthers: American baseball player and manager (d. 1911).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1911 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Love is Like a Red, Red Rose - Henry Burr & Elise Stevenson
- Mighty Lak' a Rose - Marguerite Dunlap
- Life's a Funny Proposition, After All - George M. Cohan
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