Wednesday 16 December 1903
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Rafael Alberti and Pierre Vialle.
while Lady Rose's Daughter by Mary Augusta Ward 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 16 December 1903 ?
- R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
- South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
- Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
- Kazakhstan - Independence Day
- Bahrain - National Day
- Bangladesh - Victory Day
- Rafael Alberti: Spanish poet (El hombre deshabitado).
- Pierre Vialle: France Scientist.
- Hardie Albright: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania -- Actress (Silver Streak, Scarlet Letter).
- Harold Whitlock: English race walker and coach (d. 1985).
- Majestic Theater, New York City, New York, becomes first in US to employ women ushers.
- Taj Mahal Palace amp Tower hotel in Bombay opens its doors to guests.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1903 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- When Kate and I Were Comin' Thro' the Rye - Harry Macdonough
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