Saturday 18 November 1916
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 18, 1916). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include James L Lyons and Louis Metzger.
The Ocean Waif, directed by Alice Guy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 18 November 1916
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 18 November 1916 ?
- Latvia - Independence Day (1918)
- Also see November 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Dedication of the Basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul ; Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne ; also St Mawes, St Odo of Cluny, St Romanus of Antioch
- Venezuela - Feast of the Virgen de Chiquinquir�, also known as la Chinita, in the western state of Zulia
- Roman festivals - day 1 Dios dedicated to the sun god by emperor Licinius
- Oman - National Holiday
- James L Lyons: Jazz promoter.
- Louis Metzger: San Francisco Military man.
- Claude Durand: Pontoise physician.
- Gen Douglas Haig finally calls off 1st Battle of the Somme in Europe
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1916 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Cradle Song 1915 - John McCormack
- There's a Little Bit of Bad in Every Good Little Girl - Billy Murray
- Hallelujah Chorus - Reginald McAll