Thursday 18 February 1909
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Matti Jarvinen and Tuppy Owen-Smith.
Gøngehøvdingen, directed by Carl Alstrup, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
while The Trail of the Lonesome Pine by John Fox, Jr. 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 18 February 1909 ?
- Independence Day in The Gambia (1965)
- Matti Jarvinen: Finland -- Javelin thrower (1932 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Tuppy Owen-Smith: South African cricketer and English rugby union player (d. 1990).
- Wallace Stegner: Novelist / critic (Pulitzer-1971-Angle of Repose).
- Boston Red Sox trade Cy Young, at age 41, to Cleveland Naps.
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