Thursday 18 May 1911
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include André Gravier and Sigrid Gurie.
Privatsekretæren, directed by August Blom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
while The Broad Highway by Jeffrey Farnol 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 May 1911 ?
- André Gravier
- Sigrid Gurie: Brooklyn, New York -- Actor (Algiers, Sofia, Refugee).
- Joe Turner: Kansas City, United States -- Blues singer (Corrine Corrina, Shake Rattle & Roll).
- Lord Hartwell
- Jean Rignac: French astrologer who officiated at the RTL radio station during the years 1970 to 1980.
- Big Turner: American singer (d. 1985).
- President / Dictator Jose Porfirio Diaz of Mexico term ends
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1911 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Oh, That We Two Were Maying - Elizabeth Wheeler
- Some of These Days - American Quartet
- Come, Josephine, in My Flying Machine - Ada Jones & Billy Murray & American Quartet
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