Friday 15 December 1916
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Miguel Arraes and Buddy Cole.
King Lear, directed by Ernest C. Warde, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
while Mr. Britling Sees It Through by H. G. Wells 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 15 December 1916 ?
- Miguel Arraes: Brazilian lawyer and politician Governor of Pernambuco (d. 2005).
- Buddy Cole: American jazz pianist and orchestra leader (Born 1916).
- Maurice Wilkins: New Zealand-English physicist and biologist Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2004).
- French defeat Germans in WWI Battle of Verdun.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1916 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- I'll Take You Home Again, Kathleen - Walter Van Brunt
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