Thursday 5 August 1915
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Harvey Brooks and Helmut Wick.
The Seven Sisters, directed by Sidney Olcott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
while Pollyanna Grows Up by Eleanor H. Porter 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 1915 ?
- 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
- Harvey Brooks: American physicist, wrote "The Government of Science" in 1968.
- Helmut Wick: Germany Military man.
- German troops over run Warsaw
- Warsaw, evacuated by the Russians, is occupied by Germans
- August 23 ampndash Hurricane Two of the 1915 Atlantic hurricane season over Galveston and New Orleans leaves 275 dead.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1915 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Down Among the Sheltering Palms - Lyric Quartet
- The Little Ford Rambled Right Along - Billy Murray
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