Monday 7 August 1911
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nicholas Ray and R Nicholas Ray.
The Accident, directed by Christopher Lawrence Chapman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 7 August 1911
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 7 August 1911 ?
- Nicholas Ray: American actor, and director famed for "Johnny Guitar," 1954, "The Lusty Men," 1954, "Rebel Without a Cause," 1955 and "King of Kings," 1961.
- R Nicholas Ray: Galesville, Wisconsin -- Director (Rebel Without a Cause).
- István Bibó: Hungarian lawyer and politician (d. 1979).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1911 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- That was Before I Met You - Ada Jones & Walter Van Brunt
- Turn Off Your Light, Mr. Moon Man - Nora Bayes & Jack Norworth
- That Was Before I Met You (solo version) - Walter Van Brunt