Thursday 16 June 1910
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ilona Massey and Juan Velasco Alvarado.
Hercules and the Big Stick, directed by mile Cohl, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1910
while The Wild Olive by Anonymous (Basil King) 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 June 1910 ?
- South Africa - Youth Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John Regis, patron of medical social workers.
- Bloomsday, in honour of Leopold Bloom, the hero of James Joyce's Ulysses set on 16 June, 1904.
- 16 June Movement
- Ilona Massey: Actress (Love HAppy, Holiday in Mexico), dies at 62.
- Juan Velasco Alvarado: Peruvian general and President of Peru (d. 1977).
- Andr? G0Umain: Pau physician.
- Jean Ouvrard: Pau physician.
- Juan Alvarado: Peruvian general and politician 1st President of Peru (d. 1977).
- Wendelin Weissheimer: Composer, dies at 72.
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Top #3 songs in the USA
- Oh, How That German Could Love! - Irving Berlin
- The Garden of Roses - Haydn Quartet
- Swing Low, Sweet Chariot - Fisk University Jubilee Quartet
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