Friday December 05, 1919
US date format: 12/5/1919, UK date format: 5/12/1919
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 5, 1919). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal), Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Victor Collin Matthews and Jean Quarez.
Blind Husbands, directed by Erich von Stroheim, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 05, 1919?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- The Turkish Ministry of War releases Greeks, Armenians and Jews from military service.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 05, 1919?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Van & Schenck - Mandy
- Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra - Yearning