Tuesday 8 July 1919
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Walter Scheel .
The Lost Battalion, directed by Burton King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
while The Desert of Wheat by Zane Gre was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 8 July 1919 ?
- Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
- Feast day of Saint Kilian
- Feast day of Saint Grimbald
- Walter Scheel: German liberal politician, minister and vice-premier under Willy Brandt.
- President Wilson returns to New York City from Versailles Peace Conference.
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