Thursday December 21, 1905
US date format: 12/21/1905, UK date format: 21/12/1905
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 21, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Anthony Powell .
Man Wanted, directed by Bobby Peoples, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 21, 1905?
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
- Anthony Powell: British writer, best known for his...
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 21, 1905?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Lew Dockstader - Everybody Works but Father
- Billy Murray - Everybody Works but Father