Thursday 14 January 1909
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Joseph Losey and Joseph Walton Losey.
The Old Curiosity Shop, directed by Warwich Gilbert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 14 January 1909
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Which were the important events of 14 January 1909 ?
- Day of St. Basil the Great in Eastern Orthodoxy, January 1 on the Julian Calendar.
- Feast of Divina Pastora, in Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
- Makar Sankranti in India. The event is marked by flying kites. Also Pongal in South India.
- New Year's Day in Eastern Orthodoxy, see Julian Calendar.
- Festum Asinorum, medieval burlesque festival celebrating the Flight into Egypt.
- Joseph Losey: American theater and film director.
- Joseph Walton Losey: Wisconsin, United States -- Director (Damned, Accident).
- Brenda Forbes: English-American actress (d. 1996).
- Sinovi P Rozhestvensky Russian admiral: dies at age 60.