Saturday January 16, 1904
US date format: 1/16/1904, UK date format: 16/1/1904
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 16, 1904). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Dorothy Eady and Max Vredenburg.
Don Quichotte, directed by Plamen Kartaloff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1904
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 16, 1904?
- National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
- Teacher's Day in Thailand
- The first large-scale bodybuilding competition in America takes place at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 16, 1904?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Harry Macdonough - I Love Only One Girl in the Wide, Wide World