Saturday 15 July 1916
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include George Maduro and Irving Shapiro.
Flirting with Fate, directed by Christy Cabanne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
while The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster 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 July 1916 ?
- Saint Vladimir the Great's day (Eastern Orthodox; Roman Catholic)
- Confuflux (Discordianism)
- Saint Swithun's feast day (Anglican Church)
- Japan - Third day of Obon feast period
- Palermo, Sicily - Festival of Santa Rosalia
- Brunei - Birthday of the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam
- Botswana - President's Day
- Saint Donald's feast day
- Brazil - International Men's Day
- George Maduro: Antillian resistance fighter (Willemsorde / Madurodam).
- Irving Shapiro: American business executive and lawyer.
- 22.22 (56.4 cm) of rain falls in Altapass NC (state record)
- In Seattle, Washington, William Boeing and George Conrad Westervelt incorporate Pacific Aero Products (later renamed Boeing).
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1916 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Over the Waves Waltz - Pietro Deiro
- National Emblem March (New Version) - Arthur Pryor's Band
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