Friday September 14, 1906

US date format: 9/14/1906, UK date format: 14/9/1906

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 14, 1906). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jean Diddens . Target Practice, directed by Richmond Riedel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Target Practice

Directed by: Richmond Riedel

Waiting at the Church

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

Starring: Vesta Victoria

Lady Audley's Secret

Directed by: Betsan Morris Evans

Three American Beauties

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

Mephisto's Son

Directed by: Charles-Lucien Lépine

Starring: André Deed


Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 14, 1906?


  • Eastern Orthodox Church - Exaltation of the Cross, which commemorates the discovery of the (allegedly) original Christian cross in 326 by Helena, mother of Constantine, as well as the recovery from the Persians by Heraclius in 628.
  • Formerly, in the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches, the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following 14 September were observed as one of the four sets of Ember days. In the Irish calendar they were known as Quarter tense.
  • Roman Catholic Church - Triumph of the Cross (compare May 3, Finding of the Holy Cross).
  • In ancient Greece, the first day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, during which the sacred objects were brought from Eleusis to Athens.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 14, 1906?

    Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. The Good Old U.S.A. - Byron G. Harlan
  2. Here it Comes Again - Bert Williams

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