Friday 16 July 1909
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Geoffrey Bryan Bentley and John Edward "Teddy" Buckner.
The Man in the Moon, directed by tienne Arnaud, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
while The Silver Horde by Rex Beach was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 16 July 1909!
Which were the important events of 16 July 1909 ?
- Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
- Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Famous Birthdays:16 July
- Detroit and Washington play longest scoreless game in AL history-18 innings
- A revolution forces Mohammad Ali Shah, Persian Shah of the Qajar dynasty to abdicate in favor of his son Ahmad Shah Qajar. He proceeds to leave Persia for Imperial Russia, reportedly seeking the assistance of Nicholas II of Russia in regaining the throne.
Make this date unforgettable
Search For Your Ancestors
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?