Sunday 8 January 1911
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Andrej Ocenas and Butterfly McQueen [Thelma].
The Borrowed Flat, directed by Unavailable, 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 8 January 1911
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 January 1911 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
- Butterfly McQueen [Thelma]: Tampa, Florida -- Actress (Gone With the Wind).
- Andrej Ocenas: composer.
- Gypsy Rose Lee: American actress and entertainer (d. 1970).
- Robert Detroyat: France Military man.
- Tom Delaney: English race car driver and businessman (d. 2006).
- Gypsy Lee: American actress dancer and author (d. 1970).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1911 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- In the Gloaming - Will Oakland & American Quartet
- It's Always June When You're in Love - Reed Miller (as James Reed)
- In the Gloaming - Heidelberg Quintet
- Ciribiribin Waltz - Prince's Orchestra
- Blaze of Glory - New York Military Band