Wednesday 9 January 1907
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Charles Mérieux and Charles Merieux.
Getting Evidence, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1907
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 9 January 1907
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Which were the important events of 9 January 1907 ?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
- 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
- Eastern Orthodox - Feast of Saint Theophan the Recluse.
- Roman Catholic - Feast of Saint Adrian
- Stepfather's Day
- Charles Mérieux: French doctor, who devoted his life to the development of industrial production of vaccines with the dream to "vaccinate all the children of the world.
- Charles Merieux: Lyon 2?me physician.
- Eldred Smith: American patriarch (d. 2013).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1907 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- The Linger Longer Girl - Frank Stanley & Elise Stevenson
- Madama Butterfly: Tutti I Fior (Duet of the Flowers) - Geraldine Farrar & Louise Homer