Friday 15 January 1909
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gene Krupa and Elie Siegmeister New York City.
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 15 January 1909
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Which were the important events of 15 January 1909 ?
- 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.
- Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Saint Ides, virgin, died January 15, 570.
- Roman Empire - Second day of the Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Wikipedia Day.
- Gene Krupa: American drummer composer and actor (d. 1973).
- Elie Siegmeister New York City: New York, composer (Plough and the Stars).
- Enrique Sasal: y Chapi composer.
- Jean Bugatti: German-born automobile designer (d. 1939).
- Ernest Reyer composer: dies at age 85.
- Ernest von Wildenbruch German playwright (Das Edle Blut): dies at age 63.
- Arnold Janssen: German missionary (Born 1837).