Monday 19 December 1910
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean Genet and Jose Lezama Lima.
Copenhagen by Night, directed by Frederik Jensen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1910
while Max Katherine by Cecil Thurston 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 19 December 1910 ?
- 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
- Roman festivals - Opalia
- Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Jean Genet: French writer, a novelist, playwright and poet.
- Jose Lezama Lima: Havana, Cuba -- Poet / Novelist.
- Francisque Collomb: French politician, the Mayor of Lyon from 1976 to 1989.
- José Lezama Lima: José Lezama Lima was a Cuban novelist, essayist, story writer and poet who is considered one of the most influential figures in Latin American literature.
- 1st city ordinace requiring white and black residential areas (Baltimore)
- Rayon 1st commercially produced, Marcus Hook, Penn
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1910 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Gavotte in E Major - Fritz Kreisler
- I'll Lend You Everything I've Got Except My Wife - Bert Williams
- Wait Till the Clouds Roll By - Will Oakland
- My Prairie Song Bird - Frank Stanley & Henry Burr
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