Monday August 23, 1909

US date format: 8/23/1909, UK date format: 23/8/1909

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 23, 1909). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Syd Buller and Leila Danette. Far from the Madding Crowd, directed by Thomas Vinterberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
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Far from the Madding Crowd

Far from the Madding Crowd

Directed by: Thomas Vinterberg



Directed by: Posing Productions

The Stolen Princess

The Stolen Princess

Directed by: Oleg Malamuzh

The Moonstone

The Moonstone

Directed by: Reginald Barker

Les Miserables (Part I)

Les Miserables (Part I)


Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 23, 1909?


  • Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
  • Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
  • Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
  • RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
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Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. - Take Me Up with You, Dearie
  2. - Uncle Josh at a Baseball Game

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