Saturday 14 January 1911
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Olivier Séchan and Helmut Degen.
The Borrowed Flat, directed by Unavailable, 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 14 January 1911
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Which were the important events of 14 January 1911 ?
- 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.
- Olivier Séchan
- George Amadee: Tremblay composer.
- Helmut Degen: composer.
- Norman 'Sailor Jerry' Collins: Tattoo artist (d. 1973).
- Anatoly Rybakov: Russian-American author (d. 1998).
- Roald Amundsen's South Pole expedition makes landfall on the eastern edge of the Ross Ice Shelf.