Tuesday 9 November 1915
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Andre Francois and Denis Hurley.
A Butterfly on the Wheel, directed by Maurice Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
while The Turmoil by Booth Tarkington was one of the best selling books.
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- Roman Catholicism - Dedication of the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, Cathedral of the Pope (memorial feast day)
- Also see November 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Cambodia - Independence Day (1953)
- Pakistan - Allama Iqbal Day (1877)
- Germany - November 9th is often called Germany's Schicksalstag (day of fate) due to the events of 1848, 1918, 1923, 1938, and 1989.
- Europe - Inventor's Day - in honor of Hedy Lamarr's birthday
- United States - World Freedom Day, to commenerate the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989
- Andre Francois: French cartoonist (d. 2005).
- Denis Hurley: South African Roman Catholic Vicar Apostolic of Natal and Bishop, and later Archbishop of Durban, from 1946 until 1992.
- André François: Romanian-French illustrator painter and sculptor (d. 2005).
- Sargent Shriver: American lieutenant lawyer and politician 21st United States Ambassador to France (d. 2011).
- Italian liner Ancona sinks by German torpedos, killing 272
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