Thursday 20 December 1906
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Marion Talley and Dick White.
The Story of the Kelly Gang, directed by Charles Tait, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
while Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 20 December 1906 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
- Marion Talley
- Dick White: Head of British secret service (MI-5 / MI-6).
- Lowell Gilmore: Minnesota, United States -- Actor (Living Christ Series).
- Irving Krick: meteorologist.
- Venezuela (under Vice-President Gomez) attacks Dutch fleet.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1906 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Let it Alone - Bert Williams
- It's All Right in the Summertime - Ada Jones
- Sunflower Dance - Vess Ossman
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?