Saturday 14 February 1914, Valentine's Day
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Karel Sys and Norman Von Nida.
The Squaw Man, directed by Dustin Farnum, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
while The Salamander by Owen Johnson 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 14 February 1914 ?
- Denmark - Fastelavn. Children dress up, much like Halloween in the US.
- Arizona - Admission Day (1912).
- Mexico - Day of National Mourning (1831).
- Oregon - Admission Day (1859).
- Western World - Valentine's Day.
- Iraq - 'Communist Martyrs Day' celebrated by Iraqi Communist Party.
- Europe/Catholicism - Feast day of Saints Cyril and Methodius, patron saints of Europe.
- Saint Abraham (d. 422)
- Saint Valentine (d. 422).
- Karel Sys: Belgian boxer, a heavyweight fighter from 1932 to 1954, he stopped between the years 1944-1949.
- Norman Von Nida: Australian golfer (Born 1914).
- High Council of Labor forms in Hague Netherlands.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1914 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- The Girl in the Gingham Gown - Orpheus Quartet
- On the Old Front Porch - Ada Jones & Henry Burr
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