Tuesday 20 April 1909
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 20, 1909). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Guido Alberti and Moustapha Akkad.
Topsy-Turvy, directed by Mike Leigh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 20 April 1909
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Which were the important events of 20 April 1909 ?
- USA- National High Five Day
- Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
- Saint Victor (d.303)
- Saint Marcellinus
- Ridv�n begins at sunset (Bah�'f Faith).
- Festival of Matsu, Southeast Asia (2006).
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Taurus.
- Islam - Muhammad's Birthday observed in (2004)
- April 20 (4/20) is associated with 420 (cannabis culture).
- Saint Theotimus (died 407)
- Moustapha Akkad: Director.
- Guido Alberti: Literary Patron / businessman.
- Lionel Hampton: Orchestra leader / vibraphone improviser (Depths Below).
- Richard Stubbs: publicity adviser.
- Simon Simon-Auguste: French artist, painter.
- SIMON-AUGUSTE : Marseille Painters.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1909 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Yip-I-Addy-I-Ay! - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
- Oh, You Kid! - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
- The Sweetest Gal in Town - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
- The Message of the Red Rose - Harry Macdonough & Elise Stevenson (as Miss Walton)
- Uncle Josh on a Fifth Avenue Bus (new version) - Cal Stewart