Monday 11 December 1911
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 11, 1911). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock and Jean Streiff.
Cinderella, directed by George Nichols, 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 11 December 1911
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Which were the important events of 11 December 1911 ?
- USA - Admission day for Indiana (19th state, 1816)
- Burkina Faso - Republic Day (1958, Upper Volta became an autonomous republic in the French Community.)
- Argentina - Tango Day, Buenos Aires
- Also see December 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Roman festivals - One of the four Agonalia, this day in honour of Sol Indiges; also the Septimontium festival
- R.C. Saints - pope Damasus I: optional memorial; also Daniel the Stylite (not universal)
- Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock
- Jean Streiff: French Catholic clergyman, who was Bishop Emeritus of Nevers.
- Vincent Henry: Kemp poet.
- Clement Duhour: France sport Champion.
- Cl?ment Duhour: Anglet EXecutives.
- Chet Huntley: Journalist.
- Naguib Mahfouz: Egyptian author playwright and screenwriter Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2006).
- Qian Xuesen: Chinese aerodynamicist and academic (d. 2009).
- Val Guest: English-American director producer screenwriter and composer (d. 2006).
- Nagib Machfus: Egyptian writer (Nobel Prize 1988).
- Thomas Ball US sculptor/painter/singer: dies at age 92.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1911 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Down by the Old Mill Stream - Harry Macdonough
- Knock Wood - Ada Jones & Walter Van Brunt
- Joy to the World - Trinity Choir
- Oh, You Beautiful Doll - American Quartet