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.
Distractions of Foolshead, directed by Not Specified, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1910
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 June 1910
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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.
- Lord Richardson: President (General Medical Council).
- Juan Alvarado: Peruvian general and politician 1st President of Peru (d. 1977).
- Wendelin Weissheimer: Composer, dies at 72.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1910 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- My Hero - Lucy Isabelle Marsh
- Come Along, My Mandy - Nora Bayes & Jack Norworth
- Casey Jones - American Quartet & Billy Murray
- Swing Low, Sweet Chariot - Fisk University Jubilee Quartet