Wednesday 19 July 1916
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 19, 1916). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Eve Merriam and James D Ramage.
Madcap Ambrose, directed by Fred Hibbard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 July 1916 ?
- According to sitcom Father Ted, previous events that occurred on July 19 included Galway being liberated by the Indians, Marathon was renamed Snickers and the Ice Age ended.
- St. Symmachus
- St. Machrina
- St. Arsenius
- Catholic - Feasts of St. Vincent de Paul
- Nicaragua - National Liberation Day
- Myanmar - Martyr's Day
- Malaysia - Birthday of Yang di-Pertuan Besar of Ng Sembilan
- Roman festivals - Lucaria
- Eve Merriam: poet (Inner City Mother Goose), dies of cancer at age 75.
- James D Ramage: US Lieutenant Admiral (WWII-Palau / Guam / Philippines).
- Phillip Cavaretta: baseball player (National League Most Valuable Player 1945).
- Phil Cavarretta: American baseball player and manager (d. 2010).
- World War I: Battle of Fromelles : British and Australian troops attack German trenches in a prelude to the Battle of the Somme.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1916 ?
Top #6 songs in the USA
- Missouri Waltz - Victor Military Band
- Arrah Go On, I'm Going Back to Oregon - Peerless Quartet
- The Star-Spangled Banner - Prince's Orchestra
- There's a Quaker Down in Quaker Town - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
- Non E Ver ('tis Not True) - Emilio DeGogorza
- They Didn't Believe Me - Grace Kerns & Reed Miller