Tuesday 7 October 1919
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Gabriel Dell and George Duby.
The Dragon Painter, directed by William Worthington, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 October 1919 ?
- Gabriel Dell: Barbados -- Actor (Steve Allen Show).
- George Duby: Historian.
- Georges Duby: French historian, specializing in the social and economic history of the Middle Ages.
- Henriette Avram: American computer scientist and academic (d. 2006).
- Zelman Cowen: Australian academic and politician 19th Governor-General of Australia (d. 2011).
- Alfred Deakin: Australian politician, P.M.
- 1st London-Amsterdam airline service (Brit Aerial Transport & KLM)
- KLM, Netherlands Airlines, established (oldest existing airline)
- KLM, the flag carrier of the Netherlands, is founded. It is the oldest airline still operating under its original name.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1919 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- I Want to Hold You in My Arms - Al Bernard & Ernest Hare
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