Thursday 14 August 1919
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Isaac C Kidd Jr and Jo Frachon.
The Lost Battalion, directed by Burton L. King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 14 August 1919
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 14 August 1919 ?
- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Isaac C Kidd Jr
- Jo Frachon: French singer and musician.
- Isaac Kidd: American military man who achieved the rank of Admiral in the US Navy; he is the son of a noted military officer killed at the attack on Pearl Harbor.
- White Sox Happy Felsch ties record of 4 outfield assists in a game
- Yankee Muddy Ruel hits into a triple-play
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1919 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Friends - Sterling Trio
- Egyptland - Earl Fuller's Novelty Orchestra
- Just as We Used to Do - Billy Murray