Saturday 16 January 1909
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
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 16 January 1909
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Which were the important events of 16 January 1909 ?
- 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
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- British explorer Ernest Shackleton finds magnetic south pole.
- David, Mawson and Mackay reach south magnetic pole.
- Ernest Shackleton's expedition finds the magnetic South Pole.