Tuesday 22 August 1911
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Edith Atwater and Somerset de Chair.
Die Ballhaus-Anna, directed by Walter Schmidthssler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
while The Harvester by Gene Stratton Porter 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 ?
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Which were the important events of 22 August 1911 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Edith Atwater: Chicago, Illinois -- Actress (Phyllis-Love on a Rooftop).
- Somerset de Chair: MP.
- Edvard Hambro: Norwegian jurist, diplomat, and politician of the Conservative Party.
- Harry Heltzer: American business executive.
- Vincenzo Perugia steals Mona Lisa from Louvre, Paris
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1911 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Don't Wake Me Up, I'm Dreaming - Walter Van Brunt
- That Railroad Rag - Walter Van Brunt
- In the Land of Harmony - Arthur Collins
- Infanta March - Fred Van Eps
- The Mississippi Dippy Dip - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
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