Wednesday 9 August 1911
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 9, 1911). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include William A Fowler and Robert McCormick.
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 9 August 1911
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 9 August 1911 ?
- St. Nathy (or David)
- Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
- St. Fedlimid/Felimy
- St. Romanus Ostiarius
- St. Edith Stein
- Singapore: National Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Jean Vianney
- Robert McCormick: Danville, Kentucky -- NBC newscaster (Current Opinion).
- William A Fowler: United States -- Astrophysicist (Nobel 1983).
- William Fowler: American astronomer and astrophysicist Nobel Laureate (d. 1996).
- Eddie Futch: American boxer and trainer (d. 2001).
- John McQuade: Northern Irish soldier boxer and politician (d. 1984).
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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