Friday 22 December 1905
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Pierre Brasseur and Pierre Levegh.
Konung Haakons mottagning i Kristiania, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
while The Clansman by Thomas Dixon, Jr. was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 December 1905 ?
- R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
- Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
- In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
- Also see December 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Japan - T?ji (winter solstice)
- Pierre Brasseur: French actor, poet and playwright from an acting family famed in France since 1820.
- Pierre Levegh: French ice hockey player and race car driver (d. 1955).
- Kenneth Rexroth: United States -- Poet / critic / translator (Birds in the Bush).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1905 ?
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- Silent Night, Hallowed Night - Haydn Quartet
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