Friday October 15, 1909

US date format: 10/15/1909, UK date format: 15/10/1909

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 15, 1909). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jesse Leonard Greenstein and Jesse Greenstein. The Widow, directed by Paul Rodriguez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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The Widow

The Widow

Directed by: Paul Rodriguez

Les surprises de l'amour

Les surprises de l'amour

Far from the Madding Crowd

Far from the Madding Crowd

Directed by: Thomas Vinterberg

His Lost Love

His Lost Love

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: James Kirkwood, Owen Moore, Mary Pickford, George Nichols

The Cowboy Millionaire

The Cowboy Millionaire

Directed by: Francis Boggs, Otis Turner

Starring: Mac Barnes, William Garwood, Adrienne Kroell, Tom Mix


Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 15, 1909?


  • United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
  • Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
  • French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 15, 1909?
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Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. - My Wife's Gone to the Country (Hurrah! Hurrah!)

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