Wednesday 11 February 1920
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Daniel F[rancis] Galouye and Farouk I.
Suds, directed by Jack Dillon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
while The Re-Creation of Brian Kent by Harold Bell Wright was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 February 1920 ?
- World Day of the Sick.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes.
- National Foundation Day in Japan (See Holidays of Japan.)
- National Youth Day in Cameroon.
- Professor Leets' Day in the United States.
- National Inventors' Day in the United States.
- Daniel F[rancis] Galouye: United States -- Sci-fi author (Dark Universe, Last Leap).
- Farouk I: Cairo, Egypt -- Last King of Egypt (1936-52).
- King Farouk: I of Egypt (d. 1965).
- Daniel F Galouye: science fiction author (d.1976).
- Daniel ''Chappie'' James Jr: American general (d. 1978).
- Farouk : Egyptian royalty, the son and successor of Fuad I, ruler of Egypt 1937-1952. His reign began with a sense of promise and hope and ended in scandal, corruption, thievery and indolence. Educated in England, he returned to take over the throne with a life-style that became increasingly profligate along with political ineptitude. In the beginning, the reign of King Farouk was greeted with enthusiasm by both the Wafd party (the largest Egyptian party) and by the rapidly growing Muslim Brotherhood. Fa
- Daniel James: Pensacola Military man
- Fran?ois Richaudeau: Fouras les Bains EXecutives
- Boyd Bartley: American baseball player and manager (d. 2012)
- Farouk of: Farouk of Egypt (d. 1965)
- Daniel Galouye: American author (d. 1976)
- Billy Halop: NYC, New York -- Actor (Bert Munson-All in the Family)
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1920 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Yellow Dog Blues - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
- Let the Rest of the World Go By - Elizabeth Spencer & Charles Hart
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