Wednesday 22 December 1909
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alan Carney [David Boughal] and Patricia Hayes.
Sonho de Valsa, directed by Jos Gonalves Leonardo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
while The Trail of the Lonesome Pine by John Fox, 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 1909 ?
- 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)
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1909 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- The Hat My Father Wore on St. Patrick's Day - Billy Murray & Haydn Quartet
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