Tuesday January 15, 1907
US date format: 1/15/1907, UK date format: 15/1/1907
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 15, 1907). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Marcello Pagliero and Henri Jacquier.
Getting Evidence, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1907
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 15, 1907?
- Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
- Jallikattu in South India.
- United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
- North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
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- 3-element vacuum tube patented by Dr Lee de Forest.
- Gold dental inlays first described by William Taggart, who invented them.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 15, 1907?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Ada Jones & Billy Murray - I'm Sorry
- Bert Williams - He's a Cousin of Mine