Thursday 8 January 1920
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include André Cornil and Hendrikus J Wittebold.
The Woman in the Suitcase, directed by Fred Niblo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 January 1920
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Which were the important events of 8 January 1920 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
- Hendrikus J Wittebold: Civil servant / resistance fighter.
- André Cornil: French criminal, sentenced to death and executed with his accomplice, Gaston Dufrenel.
- Jean Dardel: French clergyman, who was bishop of Clermont from 1974 to 1995.
- Luise Cleve: Germany Actor.
- Jacob Preus: St Paul various.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1920 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Peggy - Art Hickman & His Orchestra
- Blues (My Naughty Sweetie Gives to Me) - Ted Lewis & His Band
- Wait Till You Get Them Up in the Air, Boys - Billy Murray