Monday 16 November 1914
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Eddie Chapman .
Getting Acquainted, directed by Charles Chaplin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 November 1914
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Which were the important events of 16 November 1914 ?
- USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
- R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
- Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Day for Tolerance
- Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
- Thailand - Loy Krathong festival (2005)
- Eddie Chapman: British World War II spy and double agent, aka Agent Zigzag (d. 1997).
- Federal Reserve System formally opens
- Pope Benedict XV calls for peace
- The Federal Reserve Bank of the United States officially opens.
- Banks of the Federal Reserve open for business. The New York branch receives $100 million from member banks.