Friday 22 May 1914
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Edward Arthur Thompson and Vance Packard.
'Round the World in 80 Days, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
while Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter 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 May 1914 ?
- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
- Republic of Yemen - National Day.
- National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
- National Maritime Day in the United States.()
- Saint Atto
- Saint Emile
- Saint Fulk
- Saint Lupus
- Saint Romanus
- Saint Julia
- Saint Renata of Bavaria
- Edward Arthur Thompson: British historian (d. 1994).
- Vance Packard: American writer, a journalist, magazine staff member and author who was often ahead of scientists in his analysis of trends and future social movements.
- Albert Bertin: Villeurbanne EXecutives.
- Maurice Blackburn: Canadian composer and conductor (d. 1988).
- Max Kohnstamm: Dutch historian and diplomat (d. 2010).
- Sun Ra: Blues pianist / orchestra leader, dies of a stroke at 79
- Edward Thompson: Irish historian author and educator (d. 1994)
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1914 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Amor Mio (My Love) - Enrico Caruso
- O Sole Mio (My Sunshine) - Alan Turner
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