Thursday December 19, 1918
US date format: 12/19/1918, UK date format: 19/12/1918
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 19, 1918). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Charles Ferauge and Professor Longhair.
Little Orphant Annie, directed by Colin Campbell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in those months ?
Which were the important events of December 19, 1918?
- 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
- Roman festivals - Opalia
- Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Robert Ripley begins his "Believe It or Not" column (New York Globe).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1918?
- While You're Away (Pack Up Your Cares in a Bundle of Joy) - Peerless Quartet
- Waltz of the Flowers - New York Philharmonic Orchestra
- Cathedral Chimes - Prince's Orchestra
Top #3 songs in the USA