Tuesday 9 October 1900
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alastair Sim and Marcelle Bunlet.
A Storm at Sea, directed by James H. White, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Alastair Sim: Scottish actor in film and on stage, making his debut on stage at the age of 30 and film at 35.
- Marcelle Bunlet
- Alastair Sims: Edinburgh, Scotland -- Actor (Christmas Carol, Stage Fright).
- Silvio Cator: Haiti -- Long jumper (1928 Olympics - Silver Medalist).
- Joseph Friedman: American inventor invented the bendy straw (d. 1982).
- Joseph Zubin: Lithuanian-American psychologist and academic (d. 1990).
- Heinrich von Herzogenberg: Austrian composer and conductor (Born 1843).
- 8.3 earthquake shakes Cape Yakataga, Alaska